ST BARTHOLOMEW’S CHURCH
LOSTWITHIEL – CORNWALL
|Welcome to the website of St Bartholomew,
the Church of England parish church in the centre of the small Cornish
town of Lostwithiel, the ancient capital of Cornwall and now known for its auctions
room and antique shops.|
We are part of the Benefice of Lostwithiel Parishes which also includes the parishes of St Winnow with St Nectan's Chapel, St Veep, Boconnoc, St Veep, Lanlivery and Bradoc.
The Rev'd Paul J Beynon BTh. is the Rector of the Benefice and The Rev'd Sheila I Bawden is an Associate Priest. THe Rector is also assisted by a number of retired Priests and two Readers (Licensed Lay Ministers).
The Benefice Office is situated in the vestry of our Church and may be
The Church Centre, St Bartholomew's Church, Church Lane,
Lostwithiel, Cornwall PL22 0EG
Telephone: 07984 517664
Email. General enquiries: Click to email
Wedding enquiries: Click to email
The Church Centre is
open Monday to Friday from 09.00 am to 11.00 am. Entrance is via the gate at the
North Street end of Church Lane.
Enquiries regarding baptisms
and weddings should be made to the Benefice Administrator.
The Rector is available in the
Vestry of St Bartholomew's Church on Tuesday mornings from 9.30am to
to discuss any issues which you may have. His day off is Friday
of each week.
The Church is open to visitors Monday to Friday from 10.00 am to 4.00
pm. Entrance is via the South Porch.
Currently the Church is closed during the week due to petty pilfering.
During the period from
Easter to the end of September, the
Church's second hand bookstall is open in the
churchyard on Saturdays from 10 am to noon, weather permitting, and the Church may be open at
The Church Rooms are situated towards the end of the section of Church Lane which is between Fore Street and South Street.
Friends of St Bartholomew's Church, Lostwithiel
Thank you to all
the volunteers who helped
in any way
with the running of this year's
charity shop, to those who
for sale and to those who bought them.
As a result, FOSB was able to raise
for the maintenance of the fabric
of the Church.
Benefice web site
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Who was St Bartholomew?
18 August 2017
Prayer, Mission, Justice
The Cross is steady while the world is turning