St. Bede Catholic Church Chadwell Heath Brentwood Diocesan Trust Registered Charity No. 234092 Home

Welcome to the website for St. Bede Catholic Parish, 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.



Mass Times


Latest site additions

New Eucharistic and Readers Rotas


New Counters Rota


Rome learns a new language


The right to forget sins are left behind in the confession

News & Comments

A Thought for Today

A Psalm for Today

A Word of Scripture for Today

Pope Francis Teaches


India Project

Although the parish council decided some time ago to discontinue support for of this charity, Fr. Martin still privately raises funds for the Project he established himself in 1987. He is grateful for the donations given by a number of individuals and is very willing to provide information to any parishioners who would like to learn more and maybe join him in supporting it.



For refugees in our area who have nothing!

Small Packets of Corn Flakes, Sugar, Pasta, Cartons of Semi-Skimmed Milk, Orange Juice, Small Packets of

Basmati Rice, Spaghetti. Donations may be left in the

basket provided inside the back of the church.

Marriage Care

Catholic Marriage Counselling Ilford Centre 0208 530 8648

National telephone appointment service 0800 389 3801

St. Bede’s  over 50’s Friendship Club

Meets first & third Mondays of each month 1.00pm - 3.00pm.  See notice board for details.

Willingness to Serve Course

Last year this course, which is held at Brentwood Cathedral, proved very popular with a number of our parishioners. A slightly revised course will be offered in the Spring and Summer Terms 2015 which may appeal to parishioners with an interest in any of the following areas:

Further information from Fr. Martin

The Lady / Children’s Chapel

Parents are invited to use the Lady Chapel when children become unsettled or noisy during Mass. The Chapel has a large screen monitor allowing full view of the sanctuary and participation in the Mass.

Confirmation Candidates Retreat

Walsingham House

Lionel Road

Canvey Island



Tel 01268 515970

Arrival 8.00pm Friday Evening 21st November

Departure 2.30pm Sunday afternoon 23rd November

Solemnity of Christ the King

Sunday 23rd November

Mass of All the Nations 11.00am. Parishioners are invited to Dress in National Costumes and offer Traditional Foods - for tasting - Proceeds to the Cafod Ebola Appeal


Coffee Morning in aid of Meningitis UK Research

The Tablet ~ International Weekly Magazine

Free three week promotion - sample copies available.