Our Mission is to be a church community that is welcoming, outward-looking and outward-reaching, rooted in prayer and worship.

We are an inclusive Anglican Church in the Catholic Tradition on the West side of the River Exe in Exeter. You are very welcome to join us at any of our services and events - please see 'What's On?' for details or explore our website and find out more about us and our team.

Latest News

We can now meet in church for a service of Holy Communion at 12 noon on Sunday..
The online Zoom Service is at 10.30 every Sunday (also accessible by phone) and we will continue to send out resource packs each week.
For particular arrangements for worship, prayer and support during this pandemic please click here.

Lent 2021

Please click here to see what we are doing in Lent this year. This will be regularly updated and added to.

The church is open for times of reflection and prayer from 10-3 Monday to Friday. You are very welcome to sit for a time in this holy space and to light a candle.

Community Larder

In the wider community, we have joined together with local ministers from St Thomas Methodist Church, St Thomas Baptist Church and Riverside, and with many other local representatives to establish a Community Larder. The Community Larder will support people and families who are experiencing reduced incomes or who have lost their jobs because of the pandemic.
Find out more about how to receive support or how to donate HERE


The parish of Exeter: St Thomas is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults.
We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies. Our Parish Safeguarding Officers are:
Carolyn Bryant on 07780 707183 and Jane Vowles on 07759 263410
This is our parish safeguarding PRAYER

The Diocese of Exeter's safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs.
If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA.
If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.
If you are a young person and you feel unhappy about something happening to you, you can call Childline on 0800 11 11

We would like to highlight the following service for people experiencing Domestic Abuse
Devon Domestic Abuse Service
Tel: 0345 155 1074

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Except during this exceptional pandemic period, we hold Sunday Eucharistic services as well as less formal weekday Eucharists.



If you would like to know any more information about Baptism, Weddings or Funerals please look at our Services page.

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What's On?

We have a number of events throughout the month, the majority of which are regularly repeated.



The Clergy are happy to answer any questions you may have. Please get in touch through the contact page.

Whats On?

We have a range of events and activities that take place during the week, as well as occasional one off special events. The details can be found below. Click here to see more.

Weekly Pew Sheet


Click here=#94802# for the latest information including service times and the link for the Zoom service. The St Thomas Chapel is open for private prayer 10am-3pm Monday to Friday.

Community Larder


In these unprecedented times of Covid-19, many people are experiencing hardship and difficulties through illness, loss of jobs and social isolation. In response to this, St Thomas is working with other Christian Churches locally to set up a Community…

Knit and Natter


Knitting continues apace with many members of the church community making blanket squares. Jenny reports that this comforting activity is resulting in three more large blankets to add to the five already being enjoyed by residents at Parkland House. Eight…

Sunday Tots


This group is suspended until further notice due to Coronavirus advice. Check back to see when we will meet again. In the meantime, you might like to use this Diddy Disciples=http://www.diddydisciples.org website with your children. Sunday Tots meet in…