For more than 86 years, the name “City Temple” served our church family well. It is a name well known in Cardiff and around the world. It is associated with enthusiastic Pentecostal worship, evangelism and mission. It is a name for many of us that simply means,


However, words change meaning over time and the word, “Temple”, in multi-cultural Britain is more clearly associated with other religions than with a Christian church. Therefore, in order to remove any obstacles to those searching for Jesus Christ, the church has transition the name from

City Temple to City Church

It is our desire to build on the great history to our church and to present the life changing message of the Gospel as clearly as we can. We believe that a change of name will help us to do this. We remain committed to our heritage of Pentecostal worship, evangelism and mission and we will still be a great place to call,