A Warm Welcome to the Catholic Church in Kendal

We hope you enjoy exploring this website, seeing something of what we do.
We would be delighted if you came to join us in person.
We are back from our inspiring Parish Pilgrimage to the Holy Land! We’ve lots to tell, to share and show over the coming months.
Listening in Nazareth

Listening to our guide in Bethlehem

The Wailing Wall

The Wailing Wall




Fr Hugh celebrating Mass in the Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem




Sunday Mass Times

Vigil Mass – Saturday @ 6:00 PM, Sunday Masses – 10:00 AM & 6:00 PM,
Sunday Mass in Sedbergh @ 12:00 Noon.
Confessions are every Saturday from 5:10 PM to 5:40 PM

Weekday Mass Times (for variations, please see Bulletin)

Mondays @ 9.15am, Tuesdays @ 12.15pm, Wednesdays @ 7pm and Thursdays and Fridays @ 12.15pm

Parish Bulletin

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Bulletin 9th August 2015
Bulletin 2nd August 2015
Bulletin 26th July 2015

Recent News

  • CND poster competition schoolchildren

    Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki on the Festival of the Transfiguration of Christ

    A group of about 20 gathered in our parish centre on August 6th for an hour’s silent meditation and witness for the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This poster, created by a school student for a competition run by CND, was used as part of our

  • Churches Together in Cumbria Newsletter

    The summer newsletter is available here: SummerCTiCnewsletter. There’s an item on making churches dementia-friendly which is worth reading, as well as notice of workshops to help with Domestic Violence Awareness, and other initiatives. Separately, Churches Together in Kendal are planning a common programme for Lent, focussed on the justice and

  • Tristan's baptism

    Celebrating Baptism during the Sunday morning Mass

    It was a particularly happy event when Tristan was baptised, although he would have preferred to run up and down the aisle. All the children sat around the font to watch – and Tristan was amazingly good about having his head dowsed with holy water. At the same time his