A TRADITIONAL ANGLICAN CHURCH
USING THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER
St Thomas à Becket is an ancient and peaceful church, situated at the end of Cliffe High Street in the East Sussex county town of Lewes.
Apart from daily services, according to the Book of Common Prayer, the friendly congregation also offer a range of social activities in the neighbouring Cliffe Hall – see News & Events.
We look forward to welcoming you to this oasis of calm and tranquillity, whether for a visit, meditation, private prayer or to one of our regular services. Full details in our monthly Parish News.
BCP Parish Eucharist – 9.45am.
Join us afterwards for coffee in the hall, next door.
BCP Evening Prayer (said)
BCP Eucharist at 7am
BCP Evening Prayer at 6pm
BCP Eucharist (said) at 10am
We are corporate members of the PBS
Many of our visitors, often from far and wide, leave us heartfelt comments which we share with you….
“Thank you for keeping this church open. I found myself moved by a sense of tradition. Jesus is alive and I pray that those who visit here will sense His love for them.”
“Baptised here in 1946; still as beautiful.”
“Great to visit such a historic and tranquil church; beautiful stained glass.”
“Stumbled upon this lovely little church while visiting Lewes for the day – wonderful!”
“Dad showed me where he sat as a choirboy (1930-24) – amazing.”
“Our happiest memories of Lewes are of St Thomas’ and its welcome. A wonderful feeling of continuity and resilience.”
“At last, I have found a church using the 1662 Book of Common Prayer.”
“Thank you for the tranquility and time spent in thought whilst here. May God continue to guide us all.”
“Thank you for being open an allowing us to enjoy God’s house.”