St Paul's is part of the Church of England, in the Diocese of Blackburn. Christians believe God is love and that Jesus Christ shows that love in human form. We try to make his teachings and example the pattern for our daily lives and the model for our faith.
The church is dedicated to St Paul (died c.64/67AD), a devout Jew who became a Christian after experiencing a vision of Jesus. He travelled thousands of miles across the Roman Empire spreading the gospel message. The letters he wrote to the churches he founded form some of the earliest and best known parts of the New Testament.
St Paul's Church has a proud history stretching back to 1885: