Welcome to the online home of St Columba's URC. 

Whoever you are, and wherever you are on life’s journey, you are welcome.


St Columba's is part of the United Reformed Church and is based in the heart of Oxford city centre. Having had presence in the city for over a century, it has served the local community, students and visitors alike through an approach that is reformed and continuing to reform. The church is progressive in theology and aims to welcome all. 

Helen Garton

New minister inducted
Revd Helen Garton was inducted as our new minister on Sat 21st July at St Columba's. 

Same-sex marriages: open for business
St Columba's is registered to conduct same sex marriages and celebrated our first at the end of June 2018. If you are interested in getting married at St Columba's whether a same- or opposite-sex couple, please contact the church secretaries.

Latest Newsletter
The Summer issue of the church newsletter is available online.


Sundays @ 10:45am in church: Sunday Worship - a service for all.  Communion is usually on the second Sunday of the month.  You are welcome to join us. 

Every first Sunday of the month @ 7:15pm in church: First Sunday - LGBTQ+ fellowship. 

Wednesdays @ 10:30am in church: Wednesday
Welcome - a drop-in café run with the charity Archway, to which all are welcome.