The Solemnity of The Most Holy Trinity
Sunday 16th June 2019 - Year C
Glory be to the Father and to the Son; and to the Holy Spirit, One in Three and Three in One
Current newsletter, click here on “Trinity 2019”
Calling all young people to join the parish group going to Aylesford Priory on Sat Jun 22 . Download the booking form by clicking here on “Christ is alive” - don’t delay, apply today !
Atrocities in the Church: clerical abuse & ecclesial cover-up of abuse
. We echo the words of Pope Francis in his letter of 20 August 2018, addressed “To the People of God”. For more...click HERE . Click on “The Pope’s Letter to the People of God” for the full text of the letter. Click on “In Sinu Jesu” for information about the book and the Chaplet of Reparation.
St Mary’s Catholic Church, West Croydon, Welcomes You
We wish all visitors, to this website and to the parish church, every peace and joy. We are a lively, richly diverse and very welcoming parish of the Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark. We extend pastoral care to those living in and around the Croydon area, including Croydon University Hospital, St Mary’s Infant and Junior Schools, and St Mary’s High School. Please come and join one of our celebrations or for some quiet time in the midst of this busy world."
This Parish is Consecrated to Our Lady of the Immaculate Heart
National Pilgrim Statue of Our Lady of Fatima, September 2015
Please click on "what to do" to make the Fatima First Saturday Devotion, which all are encouraged to observe as Our Lady requested. It’s never too late to start saying your daily Rosary. The next First Saturday is 7th Jul 2019.
Times of Prayer
While you are always welcome to find a quiet place to pray and reflect at St Mary's there are some times of formal prayer you might want to attend. Mass times and times for confession can be found in the righthand column.
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament:
Wednesdays from 12:50pm to 2pm
Saturdays from 10:30am to 12pm & First Fridays 10.30am to 12 noon
Benediction: Wednesday after 12:10pm till 2pm
The Rosary: begins at 9:40am from Monday to Friday
First Saturday Devotions - Our Lady of Fatima : Every First Saturday monthly - next Saturday 7th July 2019
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour: All other Saturdays
RCIA 2019/2020 - Faith Journey
(Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)
God has you in the palm of his hand
“…You did not choose Me but I chose you…”
make contact with the parish clergy using the contact information. RCIA is suitable for those who want to explore the Catholic Faith, missed a Sacrament with a view to becoming Catholic
The Faith Journey re-starts in Sept 2019
You are welcome and warmly encouraged and will be supported by the clergy, catechists and parish community - we have already started praying for you !