Benefice of Somerton, Charltons and Kingsdon

St Peter and St Paul 

Charlton Adam

Details of Services can be found on Worship and Fellowship page on this website

The "Virtual Worship" and "music items are updated regularly.

We are now singing hymns again though we will still be wearing masks and using the hand sanitizers. There will be as usual seats available for those who wish to keep a distance from others.

Charlton Adam

The Church of St. Peter and St. Paul  chancel is early 14th century in origin with a 15th century east window. The rest of the fabric seems to be mainly 15th century. . The church was restored in 1893, the material is the local lias stone with Ham stone dressings. 

Sunday Services are held rotating between Charlton Adam and Charlton Mackrell Churches.

The first Sunday is 9.30am Holy Communion, Second Sunday 9.30 am Healing Service, Third Sunday is 9,30am Holy Communion and the Fourth Sunday The All Age Service is held in the Reading Room in Charlton Mackrell we regularly have a "Benefice Together Holy Communion" around the churches in the Benefice.On the second Tuesday of the month we meet for Worship and Praise in the Reading Room, Charlton Mackrell.

There are of course  additional services in the churches of the Benefice on Sundays. Details of services can be found on the website and also on the Benefice Magazine "Contact" available in church or on this website.

We also provide services for Weddings, Funerals and Baptisms. 

 Our other regular church activities include regular bell ringing, choir and prayer group.The Benefice Rock Activity Church (for children and their parents)


Church Wardens

Mrs Liz Bale Tel: 01458 223164

Parish Safeguarding Officer  Dot Squire more information on Safeguarding page


Lay Chair - Mrs Liz Bale Tel: 01458 223164

Secretary - Mrs Christine Thomas Tel: 01458 224027

Treasurer - Mr Andrew Galsworthy Tel: 01458 223893

Organist Mrs Liz Bale Tel: 01458 223164