Part of The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark

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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.

Letter Of His Holiness Pope Francis
to the faithful for the month of May 2020

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Read First Prayer to Our Lady | Read The Second Prayer to Our Lady

Church Events

May Devotions - The Feast of St Augustine
May Devotions – The Feast of St Augustine

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National Mass for Keyworkers and Families

The Bishops’ Conference have organised a weekly live stream Mass to pray for Keyworkers and their Families. These Masses are celebrated by a different Bishop each Thursday at 7pm from one Cathedrals across the country. Archbishop John will be celebrating the 2nd July Mass. The planned schedule for the next few weeks:

28 May
Bishop Terence Drainey
St Mary’s Cathedral, Middlesbrough
YouTube Channel

4 June
Bishop John Arnold
Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Salford
Salford Cathedral on

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Mass said by Live Streaming

Fr. Hans will continue to celebrate Mass, without the faithful, on a daily basis. The continuing celebration of Mass ensures that the faithful can join in spiritual communion with the priests of the Church.

Live Mass
St George’s Cathedral

Live Mass
St John’s Seminary

Additional Live Masses

  • Masses online broadcast by Southwark Churches. Please check times of Masses.
  • Live Mass at St. Teresa’s, Ashford.

Mass Intentions

You can email your intentions to using the Mass Intentions Form

Church News

Priest in Charge – Fr Hans Puthiakulangara

Priest in charge - St Simon Stock catholic Church, South Ashford

Telephone: 01233 622 399





I like this place because it’s 2 minutes away from my school. Junior Msoka

Junior Msoka

Information very clear and easy to understand. Esperanza Pulgarin

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

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

Shirley Hook