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· Benvenuto · Willkommen · Bienvenidos ·

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Hello everyone. I’m Fr Francis Wadsworth the Parish Priest here in Rochdale.  It is with great pleasure I welcome you to our revamped parish website.  It is has taken us a while to get here, but we have made it!! 

As you scroll around the site you will find a snapshot of parish life—what we do and who we are. Mass times, info on arranging baptisms, weddings and funerals is all here. Oh, and while it’s great to see virtual visitors on our website, please feel free to join us in person to pray, serve and strengthen the bonds of real community!

Fr. Francis

Public Celebration of Holy Mass

Beginning Sunday 2nd August Holy Mass will also be celebrated in public at Holy Family.
Weekday Masses are celebrated in public at Sacred Heart.

The size of the congregation is restricted to 50 at Sacred Heart and 40 at Holy Family.
The obligation to attend Sunday Mass remains suspended. Please see the newsletter for further details.

Holy Mass Times

Sunday
10.00am — Holy Mass at Holy Family
11.30am — Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Monday, Wednesday & Friday
9.30am — Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Tuesday & Thursday
7.00pm — Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Saturday
12.00noon— Holy Mass at Sacred Heart
6.00pm— Vigil Mass at Sacred Heart

For information about Masses and private prayer at other churches in the diocese please click here.

Masses & Services

Wearing of a face mask in churches is now mandatory.

Services are streamed live from Sacred Heart via the church web cam.

Saturday 19th September

Twenty Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time

6.00pm Vigil Mass at Sacred Heart

Sunday 20th September

Twenty Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time

10.00am Holy Mass at Holy Family
11.30am Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Monday 21st September

St Matthew

9.30am Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Tuesday 22nd September

7.00pm Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Wednesday 23rd September

St Pius of Pietrelcina

9.30am Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Thursday 24th September

NO MASS

Friday 25th September

9.30am Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Saturday 26th September

Ss Cosmas and Damian

12.00noon Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Twenty Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time

6.00pm Vigil Mass at Sacred Heart

Sunday 27th September

Twenty Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time

10.00am Holy Mass at Holy Family
11.30am Holy Mass at Sacred Heart

Find Us

There are two churches in our parish, Holy Family on Mornington Road, Kirkholt, OL11 2DG and Sacred Heart on the A664, Kingsway, Rochdale, OL16 5BX.

The parish priest, Fr. Francis, resides at Sacred Heart presbytery.

Parish Newsletter

Newsletters

Latest newsletter:
20th September 2020 — Twenty Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time.

Live Stream

Services at Sacred Heart are streamed live over the Internet. Sunday Masses and some other services are also recorded for later viewing.

Facebook Page

First Holy Communion Information

For information about arrangements for the celebration of First Holy Communion for Year 3 & Year 4 children click here.

Please check back regularly for any updates should government or diocesan regulations change. Thank you.

Last update: 4pm Thursday 10th September