Would you like to help preserve St Mary’s for the future?
Why not join The Friends of St Mary’s Church? The Friends exists to help preserve the fabric of the building and engage in the mission of the church to the community. Membership can be paid for life, or annually, and we accept Standing Orders for monthly annual subscriptions.
Send a message asking the Friends’ Secretary to get in touch with you.
St Mary’s Aberavonstands on a site that has been the centre of Christian worship since at least the 12th Century.
Times of services
Sunday Mass is at 11.00am.
We occasionally have Benefice services on a Sunday morning, so it is always worth checking the time of this Sunday’s Mass by looking at this month’s calendar link on the Home Page
Tuesdays at 10.00am
Wednesdays at 11.00am
Check the times of Holy Days othrough the calendar link on the Home Page
To arrange weddings and baptisms please see the Contact Us tab above.
The church is open during the hours of daylight for anyone to call in and enjoy the peace.
We have a small but dedicated group of people who help lead the singing. If anyone is interested in joining the church choir please contact the Rector. ( See Contact Us tab).
The churchyard is the burial place of one of the most famous of 19th Century Welsh men: Richard Lewis, known as Dic Penderyn.