Wanting to find out more about the Christian Faith?
Please speak to any of our churchmembers. We do plan an annual run of our opportunity for disovering more – “The Way of Faith” – which seeks to explain our faith to those who are not sure alongside those thinking about confirmation and some old hands in need of a refresher! If you are interested in finding out more, any of the clergy will be pleased to speak with you.

Information on what the Church in Wales believes about some important issues, such as:

  • Work
  • Families & Relationships
  • Money
  • The Environment
  • Pain

may be found at: www.churchinwales.org.uk/faith/

Baptism, Confirmation, Marriage, and Funerals in the Church in Wales
General Information about these can be found at: www.churchinwales.org.uk/life/

Enquiries about weddings, baptisms or christenings, in any of these four parishes:
Please contact initially Revd Peter Crocker – 1a Navigation Street, Trethomas, CF83 8DJ.

  • Tel: 029 2088 5220
  • Email: pdcpressbutter@btinternet.com

Our funeral ministry is open to anyone who lives in one of the four parishes; you do not need to have been a churchgoer. Your Funeral Director will arrange the details with the appropriate minister.

Any person has the right to be buried in a Church-in-Wales churchyard in the parish where he or she resides or dies – provided there is room.

Speaking to a minister about other matters:
for Bedwas, Trethomas ; initially contact Revd Peter Crocker.

  • Tel: 029 2088 5220
  • Email: pdcpressbutter@btinternet.com

for Waterloo, Rudry, Lower Machen & Draethen, Machen & Graig-y-Rhacca : initially contact Revd Dean Roberts.

  • Tel: 02921 880 212

for Michaelston-y-Fedw: initially contact Fr Arthur Parkes.

  • Tel: 07950 454926
  • Email: arthur.b.parkes@virginmedia.com

St Thomas Church Centre
Is a joint chuch/community building which is available for hire to the community for regular weekly events or one off occasions. For information on availability and charges or to arrange hire contact Rhianedd.