Welcome to the website of the three Catholic parishes serving the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City and surrounding villages.

We aim to provide information about parish life within our community.

 Parish Priest - Father Norbert Fernandes

Assistant Priest - Father Tony Thomas

 

THE WELWYN GARDEN CITY CHURCHES ARE NOW CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 

CONNECTING WITH THE VULNERABLE AND NEEDY

Many thanks to all those parishioners who have volunteered to help the vulnerable and isolated during these difficult times. We now have a team who are happy to do shopping, collect prescriptions, chat on the phone, walk the dog etc. If you need any such help, please do contact FATHER TONY and he will put you in contact with someone who can assist you.

(By giving us your contact details you are agreeing that the parishes can use them for the support of vulnerable people during the coronavirus outbreak)

 

PARISH OFFICE

Please note the Parish office is now closed until further notice.  Any queries or communications should be sent to Father Norbert or Father Tony.

ROSARY ONLINE

On Sunday evening (5th April) at 7.00pm we are going to have a live Rosary online. We will use ‘Zoom’, an application which allows users to see and interact with each other via the internet. You are warmly invited to join in this parish prayer. If you would like to participate, please email Fr Tony at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and he will send you further details. Please note that numbers are limited so respond as quickly as you can.

We will also be live-streaming the Rosary - audio only. Click here.

 

 PARISH LIVE-STREAMING OF MASSES for HOLY WEEK

We will be live-streaming the following Masses during Holy Week. Click here

 

Date Mass Time
Sunday (5th) Palm Sunday 10:00am
Thursday (9th) Maundy Thursday Mass of the Lord's Supper 8:00pm
Friday (10th) Good Friday Solemn Liturgy of the Passion 3:00pm
Saturday (11th) Holy Saturday Easter Vigil 8:00pm
Sunday (12th) Easter Sunday 10:00am
     

 

OTHER LIVE-STREAMED MASSES IN THE DIOCESE

A number of churches in the diocese are live-streaming their Sunday and Weekday Masses. For the latest list click here

 

Also Father Tony will be leading the following:-

Date Time   Link
Monday (6th) 10:00am Daily Reflection Click Here
Tuesday (7th) 10:00am Daily Reflection Click here
Wednesday (8th) 10:00am Daily Reflection Click here
Thursday (9th) 10:00am Daily Reflection Click here
Friday (10th) 12noon Children's Stations of the Cross (Audio Only) Click here
Friday (10th) 8:00pm Meditation on the last seven words of Jesus Click here
       

 

 

Father Norbert and Father Tony will find other ways of reaching out to you, so do look at the website.

 

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St Bonaventure churchSt Bonaventure's Church

St Bonaventure's was the first Church to be built in Welwyn Garden City.  Designed by T.B. Scott, it was dedicated by Cardinal Bourne on 14th September 1926.

Address - 81 Parkway, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6JF

Access for Wheelchairs, Disabled Access, Hearing Aid Loop, Help for those with Learning Difficulties, Toilet Facilities

Car Parking and Disabled Parking.

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postlesOur Lady, Queen of Apostles Church

Serving south and east of Welwyn Garden City, this Church was built to the designs of Archard and Partners. It is a prominent landmark in the Woodhall district.

Address - 141 Woodhall lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 3TP

Access for Wheelchairs, Disabled Access, Hearing Aid Loop, Help for those with Learning Difficulties, Toilet Facilities

Car Parking and Disabled Parking

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Holy Family church

Holy Family Church

Serving the north side of Welwyn Garden City, it dates from 1967 and was designed by De Soissons, Peacock, Hodges and Robertson

Address - 194 Knightsfield, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 7RQ

Access for Wheelchairs, Disabled Access, Hearing Aid Loop, Help for those with Learning Difficulties, Toilet Facilities

Car Parking and Disabled Parking.

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