Masses and Services

Our Parish is primarily a place of worship. The very centre of our prayer is Jesus Christ whose Eucharist we celebrate nearly every day.  Listed below are the times of our weekly Masses and Services. For more details you can look at our Parish Diary.
St Benedict’s Mass centre is located at: St Benedict’s RC Primary School, Lambourn Way, Lordswood, Chatham, Kent, ME5 8PU.

Weekends:

Saturday     6.00 pm at St Simon Stock church
Sunday        9.00 am at St Benedict’s Mass centre
.                   11.00 am at St Simon Stock church

Weekdays: (all at St Simon Stock church)

Monday       10.00 am Mass
Tuesday       10.00 am Liturgy of the Word
Wednesday 10.00 am Mass
Thursday     10.00 am Mass
Friday            9.00 am Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
.                     10.00 am Mass

Holy Days of Obligation:

.                       8.00 pm Vigil Mass at St Simon Stock church
.                      10.00 am Morning Mass at St Simon Stock church
.                       2.00 pm Mass at St Benedict’s Mass centre
.                       8.00 pm Evening Mass at St Simon Stock church

If you wish to have a Mass celebrated for a special intention, please contact the Parish Office or fill one of the Mass Intention envelopes available on the book shelf at the back of the church. You can book a Mass for a specific date but please be prepared to be flexible because not all dates may be available.
The Archdiocese of Southwark guideline for a Mass intention stipend is £10.00

Reconciliation (Confession):
Friday            9.00 am at St Simon Stock church
Saturday       5.00 pm at St Simon Stock church
Sunday          8.30 am at St Benedict’s Mass centre every first Sunday of the month