St John in the Wilderness has a lively, active and mission-oriented church community. This community reflects the local population in comprising people of a wide range of age and backgrounds, worshipping in a variety of styles. Read more ...
Father Stephen is Team Vicar of the Withycombe Raleigh Team Ministry, and oversees St John in the Wilderness. Click here to contact him. Read more ...
The present building, which is Grade II* listed, is possibly the third on the site, and is mid-14th to mid-15th century. ‘Perpendicular’ in style, although substantially rebuilt in the 1920s-30s, and re-ordered, to provide modern facilities, in 2002-5. Read more ...
St John in the Wilderness Church is surrounded by an extensive and well-kept churchyard. However, the churchyard is administered, not from St John in the Wilderness, but from The Parish Office. Read more ...