Parish Groups

PARISH ORGANISATIONS

Parish Pastoral Council – The PPC meets quarterly to assist the Parish Priest with the planning and implementation of the many pastoral initiatives of the parish, ranging from the catechetical to the social activities.  The PPC comprises of approximately 12 parishioners who are appointed for a fixed term of three years.

Parish Finance Committee – The finance committee meets quarterly to assist the Parish Priest with all the parish’s financial matters, including Planned Giving and Gift Aid.

St Vincent de Paul Society – A small number of parishioners form the SVP group in Totnes. The aim of the SVP is to tackle poverty and disadvantage by providing practical assistance to those in need.

ACTIVITIES

Tuesday Lunches – From June to September each year home made lunches are served in the parish hall to raise money for charity. 

Social Events – A number of events are held during the course of the year, including themed dinners, barbecues and river trips.

PARISH OUTREACH

Apostleship of the Sea – The parish provides financial assistance to this international charity that serves seafarers across the world, regardless of belief, nationality or race.

Outreach – We have formed a group 'Seeds of Faith' to take forward Pope Francis’ challenge to reach out with the joy of the Gospel to all men and women.