Part of The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark
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 Hans Puthiakulangara
Telephone: 01233 622 399
Email us: email@example.com
Diocesan Lourdes Pilgrimage – 19th to 26th August
Southwark Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes will take place between 19th and 26th August. We are sad that, like most Lourdes pilgrimages this year, we have not been able to include pilgrims who need medical support.
A day with Mary
Taking place at St. George’s Cathedral Southwark on Saturday 27th August 2022. Please refer to the poster on the noticeboard for full details.
The Relic Tour of St. Bernadette – September & October 2022
In September and October this year, the relics of St. Bernadette will journey on pilgrimage to England, Scotland, and Wales for the very first time. The visit will provide people across our community of faith with a valuable opportunity for prayer and healing.
The Reinstatement of the Obligation to Attend Mass
From 18th March 2020 through to 5th June 2022 the Bishops of England and Wales suspended the obligation to attend Mass in England and Wales. As of 5th June, the Solemnity of Pentecost, however the Bishops have reinstated the obligation to attend Mass on Sundays and Holy Days.
Next Sunday is the Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady – Holy Day of Obligation
10.00 a.m. – Solemn Mass of The Assumption, concluding with an outdoor procession of Our Lady’s Statue. 6.30 p.m. Mass – Said Low Mass of the Feast.
We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible.
Help Needed at Our Church
Volunteers to count weekly collections
Volunteers are urgently needed to count the weekly collection. This takes place after the 6.30 p.m. Read more.
Choir Members Needed
We are looking for new members for the choir. If you would like to join, no special aptitude is required just enthusiasm and a willingness to learn. Read more.
Flower Arrangers Needed
We are looking for some more volunteers to join the team of flower arrangers who decorate our church each week. Read more.