The parish of St Simon Stock, South Ashford is a parish of The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark. We offer pastoral care for those in and around the South Ashford area. Our parish school is St Simon of England Catholic School.
Priest in Charge – Fr Augustine “Hans” Puthiakulangara MST
Telephone: 01233 622 399
St Simon’s School Admissions to Reception 2019-2020:
Please be advised that applications for admission to St Simon’s School In September 2019 will be considered very shortly. Any Parents/Legal Guardians with a child whose date of birth falls between 1st September 2014 and 31st August 2015 should make an application no later than Tuesday 15th
January 2019. For further information please see noticeboard in the porch.
Crib offerings will be donated to Nasarean.org, a charity started by Fr Benedict Kiely who has presided at Mass here many times It supports persecuted Christians in the Middle East, the “Cradle of Christianity” who have been driven from their ancient homeland by
ISIS. Please give with your usual generosity. Thank you www.nasarean.org
- Christmas Mass Times (12/15/2018) - Monday 24th December Morning Mass at 9.30am Vigil Mass at 6.00pm Christmas Carols at 11.30pm followed by Midnight Mass. Tuesday 25th December Morning Mass at 10am Monday 31st December Mass to to confirmed Tuesday 1st January 2019 Mass at 10am.
- Parish newsletter for this week (12/15/2018) - Adam here, the newsletter for this week is published. Visit newsletter page.Coming up there is an Advent Penitential Service on 22nd November. Please note that in January the Sunday evening Adoration and 6pm Mass will move new times. Sunday Evening Mass will now be at 6.30pm following by Adoration from 7.30pm to 8.30pm.
- Change of Mass times 2019 (12/15/2018) - As from Sunday 6th January, the 6pm evening mass will move to the new time of 6.30pm followed by one hour Adoration from 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Adoration will no longer be at 5pm.
- Parish newsletter for this week (12/2/2018) - Adam here, the newsletter for this week is published. Visit newsletter page. On 4th December the Head and father of Syro-Malaba Church Major Archbishop George Cardinal Alencherry is visiting Kent. On 8th December is Fr. Neil’s Mass at St John Fisher Catholic Church in Rochester. On 14th December St. Simon Stock School is holding a... Continue Reading →
- Parish newsletter for this week (11/25/2018) - Adam here, the newsletter for this week is published. Visit newsletter page >>. Coming up in December is Fr. Neil’s Mass at St John Fisher Catholic Church in Rochester. Read More >>
Church Events in the Parish
Penitential Service – 22nd Decemeber
Taking place after the 10am mass.
I like this place because it’s 2 minutes away from my school. Junior Msoka
Information very clear and easy to understand. Esperanza Pulgarin
Very pleasant place to worship….the priest came to bless my home very lovely man of God. Thank you so much for this wonderful opportunity. More anointing. Oju Lydia
It was good fun for everyone at the parish bbq today, organised and cooked by the mens group will definitely buy the chicken sausages! Plenty to keep the children happy thanks to one of the parishioners! A true parish community! Shirley Hook