WHO’S WHO

Our Vicar: Revd Dr Trystan Owain Hughes

As well as being our vicar, Revd Trystan is also Llandaff Diocesan Director of Ordinands. He attained an MTh from Oxford University, with a thesis on suffering and contemplative prayer, and a PhD in church history from the University of Wales, Bangor. He is author of Winds of Change: The Roman Catholic Church and Society in Wales 1916-1962 (UWP, 1999), Finding Hope and Meaning in Suffering (SPCK, 2010), The Compassion Quest (SPCK, 2013), and Real God in the Real World (BRF, 2013). He is a regular voice on BBC Radio 4’s ‘Prayer for the Day’ and BBC Radio 2’s ‘Pause for Thought’, as well as on BBC Radio Wales and BBC Radio Cymru. He is on the Theological Commission of the Church in Wales and has given papers at numerous international conferences, including at Sydney, Chicago, Dublin, Edinburgh, Oxford, and Philadelphia. He runs well-attended meditative retreats and quiet days at parish, diocesan and university level and an active blog.

Website: www.trystanowainhughes.com
Phone: 02920 758588
Facebook: facebook.com/TrystanOHughes
Twitter: twitter.com/trystan_hughes

Our Curate: Revd Dr Jordan Hillebert

Jordan was born and raised in the United States and completed a PhD in theology in Scotland (University of St Andrews) before making his way to Cardiff in 2015. As well as serving as Assistant Curate at Christ Church, Jordan is Tutor in Theology at St Padarn’s Institute, where he lectures in Christian doctrine and ethics and where he devotes himself to the training of women and men for ministry in the Church in Wales. Jordan lives in Llandaff with his wife, Krisi, and their ill-behaved beagle.

Phone: 02920 838 073


Our Reader (Lay Licensed Minister)

Mr Dominic Saulles

Our PCC Secretary

Judith Hall
Phone: 02920 758080

Our Musical Director

Ms Julie Waller
Phone: 02920 615007
Mobile: 07790 452722

Our Church Secretary

Denise Searle

Our Church Wardens

Colin Francis
Phone: 07812 099236

Haydn Hopkins
Phone: 02920 621280

Our Treasurer

John Hodgson


Our Hall Secretary

Gill Barker
Phone: 02920 747464

Our Safeguarding Officer

Colin Francis
Phone: 07812 099236

Our Gift Aid Secretary

Gerald Bradnum

Our Christ Church Society Co-ordinator

Howard Kilvington

Our Good Companions Co-ordinator

Norma Ash

Our Chatterbox Club (Mothers & Toddlers) Co-ordinator

Sandra Hughes
Phone: 02920 758588

Our Funky Church (Sunday School) Co-ordinator

Karen Payne

Our Messy Church Co-ordinator

Linda Alexander

Our J-Walkers Youth Group Co-ordinator

Sandra Hughes
Phone: 02920 758588

Our Pastoral Team Co-ordinator

Gerald Bradnum

Our PCC Members

Linda Alexander
Gerald Bradnum
Dominic de Saulles
Lynn Du Feu
Colin Francis
Judith Hill
John Hodgson
Haydn Hopkins
Revd Trystan Hughes
Dr Sue Hurrell
Val Jones
Howard Kilvington
Revd Kent Middleton
Karen Payne
Malcolm Rayner
Justine Ryland
Jane Song
Julie Waller


We would  like to thank

Trevor Waller, Huw Riden, Ashan Photo and Martin Phillips Studio for providing photography for the website.

Jonathan Dunn, who designed and built the website.