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To the website for St. Bede Catholic Church, Chadwell Heath, Essex, we hope that what you access here will point you to Christ our Saviour and Lord.

St Bede Parish is a vibrant, multi-cultural, enthusiastic and diverse Catholic community which seeks to serve God in and through our service of each other and all those with whom we interact. We trust you will find here useful information about our parish, the Catholic way of life and encouragement in your own faith.

Please use the form on the Contacts Page if you would like to leave a comment or seek further information. Thank you for visiting our website which we hope will be of interest and service to you.

The Grace of our Lord Jesus Christ

And the love of God

And the fellowship of The Holy Spirit

Be with us all evermore


For today ....

A Word of Scripture

We ourselves have known and put our faith in God’s love towards ourselves. God is love and anyone who lives in love lives in God, and God lives in him.

1 John 4:16

A Thought for Today

“The Catholic wisdom of the people... provides reasons for joy and humour even in the midst of a very hard life.”

The Catholic Church

Catechism of the Catholic Church

In the news, 24th June


Pope urges all priests to 'step out of their comfort zone'

Desecration of Catholic chapel in Southern Philippines 'gravely sinful', says Filipino Cardinal

UK pharmacy regulator abandons proposal to strip conscience protections

Patriarch to consecrate the Middle East to the Immaculate Heart

Mass Times

Saturday 6.00pm (Vigil)

Sunday 9.00am & 11.00am

Weekday 9.00am Lauds from The Divine Office

(Followed by Mass)


Weekly Services

Mass Times

12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Colin Keogh RIP

Formerly of this parish

Requiem Mass Monday 26th June at 11.00am

May he rest in peace


Martin Dara King RIP

Formerly of St Bede Parish died recently in Ireland

May he rest in peace


Friends of Goodmayes Hospital

 Urgently seeks to recruit Volunteers to staff in the Shop/Tea Bar

 See Notice in church porch or contact 01708 769 707


Meeting the Living God

Seminar Series 2017

Seminar 5 on Saturday 24th June

God has a dream for each one of us Bishop Emeritus Thomas McMahon


Seminar 6 on Saturday 15th July

‘Contemplative Prayer—is it for me?’ Bishop Alan Williams, SM, Bishop of Brentwood


Time for all seminars: 10.30am—12.00pm

Venue for all seminars: Conference Hall, Cathedral House, Brentwood CM15 8AT


Tel: 01277 265 285


Diocesan Pilgrimage to Walsingham


Join Bishop Alan as we celebrate the Centenary of The Brentwood Diocese. We will dedicate the Diocese to The Immaculate Heart of Mary at the Basilica and walk the Holy Mile to the grounds of Walsingham Abbey to celebrate Mass on the site of the Holy House.

If you would like to come please contact Maire Justice at or call 0208 590 0474

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Our Christian Brothers & Sisters

In Parts of the Arab world suffer persecution for the Christian Faith

Please continue to remember them in prayer

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Tel: 0208 590 8818