The Anglican Church of St. Thomas, Kefalas

The Anglican Church of St. Thomas, Kefalas.

We are the only Anglican church on Crete. However, all Christian denominations are welcome at our services. We are situated within the Apokoronas area of Crete, east of Chania, in the picturesque rural village of Kefalas.


We hope that this website will guide you around the Parish - our worship, events and organisations and contact points for any further information.





GOOD NEWS!

THE CHURCH IS OPEN FOR WORSHIP (WITH RESTRICTIONS)!


Dear Friends and Members of St Thomas's, Kefalas:

We are happy to say that we have resumed worship and  will continue this coming

 

Pentecost Sunday, May 31, at 11:00 am EEST

 

at the Tabernacle of the Church of St Thomas, Kefalas.

There are two ways you can participate:

First, you can join us for worship in person.

 

It will be a Holy Communion according to Common Worship. 

People should come only if they are comfortable with being out and about as the pandemic restrictions are being lifted, and and are in good health.


Those of you were were there last week and are coming again, please remember to return with your hymn book, psalter, and service booklet!


Oh, and maybe wear RED!

Second you can join us via Zoom


Revd.Canon D. Bruc​e-Bryant Scott has posted all the information,restrictions and links on the link below

  

Resources for Pentecost Sunday 

on The Island Parson Blog which can be viewed from this link

https://theislandparson.com/2020/05/29/resources-for-pentecost-sunday/


 

We will keep you informed of any changes

Watch this Space!!




SAFEGUARDING NOTICE

The safety and well-being of our members and those whom we seek to serve, especially the most vulnerable among us, is a prerequisite to proclaiming the good news.​


If you have a complaint about the behaviour of any of our clergy or volunteers you may speak in confidence with our Safeguarding Officer, Jo Cheslyn-Hall, at +30 69415 52981 or jocheshall@gmail.com. 

Alternatively, you may contact the Safeguarding Team of the Diocese in Europe directly at +44 (0)207 898 1163, or visit their page at https://europe.anglican.org/safeguarding/who-to-contact for more ways to contact them. 

Our monthly newsletter is now available by clicking the clink on the CHURCH NEWS page

St. Thomas is one of many churches in the rapidly growing Diocese in Europe which, in itself, is part of The Church of England. You can visit the Diocese website at http://europe.anglican.org/homepage/