The Open Cloister at Worth Abbey

THE OPEN CLOISTER AT WORTH ABBEY Desert Wisdom: the power of thoughts – Online Day Retreat led by David Clayton & Michael Woodward. Saturday 24th July 2021. 10.00am – 4.30pm. To book your place online go to For further information email

Meeting with Bishop Richard

Bishop Richard has invited all parishioners to a meeting, here in the church building, on Thursday 20th May at 6.00pm. At that meeting, he will lay-out for us his hopes and plans for the Catholic community in this area. Please come along! If necessary, we will ensure that social-distancing, track and trace etc. is all … Read more

Bishop Richard – My Benedictine Journey

On 25th April at 8.00pm, Bishop Richard will be giving a talk about his Benedictine journey. Since Bishop Richard was a seminarian, he has been an oblate of Pluscarden Abbey. To access the livestream, go to: If you want further information, please email or you can visit

The Open Cloister at Worth – Online Retreats

The Open Cloister at Worth Abbey led by Michael Woodward (member of the Lay Community of St Benedict) 12th-14th March: Oscar Romero and the Salvadorian Martyrs. 26th-28th March (Palm Sunday weekend) The Holy Shroud: Gospel Beyond Words – What the Shroud Tells Us. Book your place online at Further information available from

The Way Prayer Group Mondays at 7:30pm

The Way Prayer Group will resume in the Lady Chapel on Monday evenings starting from Monday, 7th September starting at 7:30pm until 9pm. After many weeks running the meeting online we are very excited to be coming back to our home! Please come along and join in for Holy Spirit led, scripture, prayers, healing and … Read more

The Way Prayer Group Paused for Summer Break

The Way Prayer group is now paused for the Summer. We will recommence either later in August or at least by the 7th September. Please pray for the group and our intentions over the Summer break. Our aim is to restart in the usual place (the Lady Chapel at St Mary of the Angels) starting … Read more

Public Holy Mass 5th July – Important

HOLY MASSES  I am pleased to say that we are now permitted to open the church again for Sunday and weekday Masses.  This is good news!  Masses will resume from Sunday 5th July at the ‘usual’ times (8:30am,  10:30am and 5:30pm). Please bear in mind the following if you intend to come to Mass: Follow … Read more

Opening of the Church for Private Prayer

We expect to be open from today (Sunday), 28th June, from 11.30 am until 2.30pm and, thereafter, on Sundays (11.30am – 2.30pm) and Wednesdays (4.00pm – 7.00pm). Please continue to check the newsletter and the website for updates.

Church Open for Private Prayer

It is expected that the church will be open for private prayer on Sunday 28th June from 11.30am to 2.30pm. Please note there will be some restrictions upon access, such as a one-way system and the need to wash and sanitise hands. These will be communicated closer to the time.  

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament

The customary Holy Hour in the parish will resume on Monday 18th May at 9.00am. It will take place on the Blessed Sacrament Altar so that it can be live-streamed. You are welcome to join us (virtually) if you so choose. Let’s keep praying!