The Reverend Adam Smallbone (Tom Hollander)
- Accidental Hero: In the series 2 opener he is mistaken for a Badass Preacher when he accidentally takes down a bag-snatcher.
- Good Shepherd
- Mr. Vice Guy
- The Stoner: Briefly in a series 2 episode where he unwittingly gets high.
- The Vicar
Alex Smallbone (Olivia Colman)
Colin Lambert (Steve Evets)
Adoka Onyeka (Ellen Thomas)
Nigel McCall (Miles Jupp)
Archdeacon Robert (Simon McBurney)
- Ambiguously Gay: He seems very camp. It later transpires he is in a loving relationship with another man.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold
- Running Gag: To Adam: "I'm going to let you off... here."
- Smug Snake
- Straight Gay