Welcome to the website https://connelchurch.co.uk/ of the Parish of Coll linked with Connel and Dunbeg, three congregations which are part of the wider fellowship of believing people who worship the one true, living God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, who confess Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord, seek to walk in His Ways and serve Him in the world.

The linked parishes are 

  • The Parish of Coll situated on an island in the Inner Hebrides between the islands of Mull and Tiree.

  • Parish of Connel and Dunbeg situated on the West coast of mainland Argyll, 4 miles North of Oban.

We are now also linked with the nearby Parish of Ardchattan. To find out more about the life and Parish of Ardchattan visit their site at


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Our minister, Rev Willem Bezuidenhout, is preparing a video each Sunday to help us worship while our church is closed. 

Here is the link to the service for Sunday 28th June.

St Oran's Connel, Dunbeg & Coll Church of Scotland


Our Parish Vision & ongoing ambition is to be a church where people meet to be with their God in worship & to enjoy the company of other Christians

Here is the link to our service for Sunday 28th June. youtu.be/4-PKGyxylOk

St Oran's Connel, Dunbeg & Coll Church of Scotland

Thanks to my friends at St Andrew’s West for this uplifting thought.

Here is the link to our video service for Sunday 21st June: youtu.be/doyzxILnVWk

If you read the article and were worried by it here is the church’s response.