There is no 11.00 p.m. Service of Holy Communion on Christmas Eve. The Christmas Day Church Service is at 10.30 a.m. and it’s Christmas Day Holy Communion. The service will be streamed on Facebook live, as usual. To watch online, simply look up “St Thomas’ Church, Belfast Facebook” or use this link. There is no … Continue reading Christmas Services
Saint Thomas’ church is now open on Sunday mornings at 10:30am for socially distanced worship. You’re welcome to join us in person, or via Facebook, where the service is streamed. Here’s a video showing how we’re keeping you safe (more info here).
He is risen indeed! You can find a reflection from our Rector Paul here
Paul Jack will be holding a Good Friday service from 12 noon. You can follow the text of the service on our website, here.
The season of Lent starts on Ash Wednesday and runs for the 40 days until Easter. It is a time of preparation for the celebration of Easter, and can include prayer, repentance, and self-denial.
At this time, we remember the Magi (or Wise Men), who came from the East to to worship the king of the Jews – bringing gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh to Jesus. We realise that God is reaching out to the whole world.
The St Thomas’ carol services are on Sunday 15th December, at 10:30am and 7pm.
This Lent we are focusing on our giving to the South Belfast Foodbank. They urgently need tinned fruit, sugar, rice, cereal & toiletries. Please leave your gifts in the shopping trolley at the back of the Church.
After Epiphany comes the countdown to the penitential season of Lent.
The Bach Cantata Consort are back! This Sunday evening (20th January) at 7pm they will perform another of Bach’s Cantatas, as part of our evening service. Everyone is more than welcome – and there’s usually a cup of tea afterwards! They perform a cantata on the third Sunday of every month, apart from the Christmas … Continue reading Bach Cantata