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St Joseph's is the Catholic Parish Church for Epsom in the Diocese of Arundel and Brighton. We are an active welcoming community, offering spiritual and pastoral support for everyone.

From Easter 2022

St Joseph's Epsom returns to near normal to welcome everyone to its services

We will continue to be cautious while Covid 19 remains a threat.

Currently the precautions will include:

Mass Intentions for coming week

Sat 13 Aug

5.30p.m. People of the Parish

Sun 14 Aug : Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

10.30a.m. Mansoor Bholah and Julita Jamarang R.I.P.
5.30p.m. John Ryan R.I.P.

Mon 15 Aug

10.00a.m. Carmen Baya R.I.P.

Tue 16 Aug

10.00a.m. John Millard R.I.P.

Wed 17 Aug

10.00a.m. Beatrice Fernando R.I.P.

Thu 18 Aug

10.00a.m. Arthur Richardson R.I.P.

Fri 19 Aug

10.00a.m. Mansoor Bholah and Elpidio De Castro R.I.P.

Sat 20 Aug

10.00a.m. Deceased Members of the Nicholas Family

Sun 21 Aug : Twenty First Sunday in Ordinary Time

10.30a.m. Carmelo Schifano R.I.P.
5.30p.m. People of the Parish

Live streaming of Mass from St. Josephsregsiter

 

Mass will be continue to be 'live streamed' at the revised times:-

Weekdays Monday - Friday at 10.00a.m., Saturday at 5.30p.m. and Sunday at 10.30a.m. and 5.30p.m. Recordings of the Masses will also be available to view at a later time.

Click here to view YouTube live stream and recordings of masses


Parish Finances

Your offertory donations are vital to our parish finances. Ways to contribute are as follows:

  • Standing Order : Easiest and our preferred method. Please set up directly with your bank, using the following details - account name: RCD A&B St Joseph’s Epsom; sort code: 40-05-20; account number: 71076221; bank reference: your name followed by “GA” if you are a member of our Gift Aid scheme. (If you aren’t yet a Gift Aider, please join the scheme! See below.)
  • Bank Transfer : bank details as for standing orders, above.
  • Via the Diocese website: visit www.abdiocese.org.uk and click the red “Donate” button in the top right corner, then under “Parish Giving” select “Epsom”.
  • Contactless giving: device located in the narthex. This can be used for offertory and special collections – select from the main menu as relevant.
  • At masses : Offertory collection at masses.

Gift Aid Gift Aid it

If you are a UK taxpayer, please join our Gift Aid scheme. This will boost the value of your donation by 25p for every £1 you donate, at no extra cost to you.

Simply fill in the Gift Aid Form and return it to the parish office or by email to giftaid@st-josephs-epsom.org.uk. Hard copies available in the narthex.


New to the Parish?regsiter

If you are new to St. Josephs please take the time to complete a registration form, this lets us know a little about our parishioners and enables us to keep in contact with you. You can pick up a form from the Narthex or the parish office.

Registration form now available online.

Download registration form. busmap


Epsom & Ewell Foodbank FoodBank

We are so grateful to all of our wonderful supporters, every donation makes a difference! You have helped us to feel 595 people in January 2022, including 256 children.

URGENT

  • Chocolate spread
  • Long-life sponge puddings
  • Powdered milk
  • Adult toothbrushes
  • Female & Male deodorant
  • Baby wipes
  • Hair conditioner
  • Children’s toothpaste 0-2 & 6+
  • Children’s brushes 0-2 & 6+

We also need:

  • Chocolate biscuit bars (penguin, club etc)
  • Snack size chocolates for kids (freddo, buttons etc)
  • Instant mash
  • Long-life fruit juice
  • Tinned potatoes
  • Spaghetti in sauce
  • Brown sauce
  • Pasta sauce
  • Dried pasta in sauce
  • Dog food – wet & dry please
  • Custard
  • Crisps, for adults and kids
  • Tea
  • Squash
  • Tampons

Finally, with the increase in energy prices, we are also asking for donations of new hot water bottles. Boiling a kettle costs a lot less than heating one radiator. Food and fuel poverty are so closely related we know that many people need help. Thank you.

We would be very grateful if you could only donate items on these lists. Other items are already in stock. Many thanks for your generosity.


Update from Fr Bill

UPDATE ON MASS TIMES DURING AUGUST


Please note that there will no Mass on Monday 8 August or Tuesday 9 August.

However, Monday and Tuesday Masses will resume with effect from Monday 15 August.

Weekend Mass times remain as 5,30p.m. on Saturday evening and 10.30a.m. and 5.30p.m. on Sunday.


UPDATE ON OFFICE OPENING HOURS DURING AUGUST


The Parish Office will be mainly closed during the month of August but should be open on Thursday mornings.  

Urgent sick calls only can always be made to the Priest’s House on 01372 723373.  

Keep safe and well and let’s hope the August sunshine will continue to bless and refresh us, along with a small sprinkling of much needed rain!  

 
Canon Bill      


Latest News

Latest Parish Newsletter : 14 Aug 2022

If you have an item of news to include in future newsletters, why not let the parish office know.

 

Newsletter Archive

Previous newsletter can be found in our archive.

 


Synod 2021 -23Synod

To access all the latest information on the Synod from our parish click here

 

 

 

 


Stay Connected!

Our Connect group has created an online way of still praying and sharing together, and we'd like to invite you to join us. Just go to https://stjosephconnect.blogspot.com.

There you'll find a reflection on the forthcoming Sunday's gospel reading, and some other things which may also interest you. Anyone can join the conversation by leaving a comment so we can all stay Connected! (But you'll have to bring your own coffee and cake.) Please come along and have a look, and take part - and tell your friends.