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St Joseph's RC Church
Hope Road
M33 3BF

Tel: 0161 973 1615

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New Parishioners

New Parishioners to St Joseph's Sale and Holy Family Sale Moor, please complete the following:
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Have your home blessed and/or request Offertory Envelopes.

Website Credits

Website built by:
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Photographs by:
Jean-Marie Salmacis

Social Events

Explore Advent

7.00 - 8.30 p.m., Monday, 10th December 2018

This is with Shrewsbury Youth Mission Team Monday 10th December 7.00pm–8.30 p.m. Come and join the Explore evening,  looking at how we can prepare some room in our lives for Jesus . For young people in Year 6, Secondary School and above (the whole Parish is welcome). An evening of games, teaching, music, prayer and free doughnuts.


St. Joseph's Walkers

Sunday, 16th December 2018

December walk Sunday 16th December Walkden Gardens and Worthington park. A short, wheel-friendly stroll; this one is literally a walk in the park. Meet at St Joseph's 1.15pm for a prompt 1.30pm start. Return by 3.30pm. Hot drinks on offer at 7 Montague Road after. See poster in the Narthex.



Sunday, 16th December 2018

Next Sunday 16th December at 6.30pm Come along and enjoy a traditional evening of Christmas carols and songs for all the family in St. Joseph’s Parish Centre. All welcome! Tea, coffee, and home made mince pies! All proceeds to Youth 2 Lourdes.



Thursday, 27th December 2018

The 35th CAFOD Christmas Run / Walk will be on Thursday 27th December at 1.00 pm at Wavertree Park, Liverpool. The 7km course can be run or walked (2Km) family and friends very welcome. If you would like to participate details from Kieron Walsh 07785 344102 (Poster in narthex ). Transport can be provided. More runners/walkers needed. All proceeds to CAFOD –to help others to help themselves this Christmas.


Theatre Club

English National Ballet - Manon


3rd January 2019

Tickets for those who have booked for the Nutcracker are in sacristy with your name on.

Two tickets have been returned for this ballet at the Bridgewater Hall on 3rd January 2019 – price £46.50 each. If you would like them, please contact Ailsa McNabb on 962 8572.


Les Miserables at the Palace Theatre

7.30 p.m., Tuesday, 5th March 2019

The tickets for those going to Les Miserables will be availablevin the next couple of weeks.


Parish Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

23rd-30th September 2019

A reminder that if you are interested/intending to join the Parish Pilgrimage to the Holy Land in September 2019, deposits of £400 per person are required by 23rd November. The total cost is £1470. Booking forms should be sent direct to Pilgrimage People. There are still some copies of the itinerary and booking form available in the sacristy.


Catholic Women's League

The CWL promotes and supports religious and intellectual interests and social work; ensures the presentation of Catholic interests on public bodies; for the formation and collective expression of Catholic public opinion including support of work at an international level through the World Union of Catholic Women's Organisations. Meetings are held on the Third Monday of the month.


Ring and Ride

Ring and Ride provides a door-to-door accessible minibus service for people of all ages who find it difficult to use ordinry public transport. Some parishioners make use of this service to attend the 11.00 a.m. Mass on Sundays but, in order to secure a regular service, need a couple more to join with them. If you need assistance, phone 0161 200 6011.


Union of Catholic Mothers

Meetings take place on Tueday afternoons 1.00 p.m. - 2.30 p.m. at Holy Family Parish Church. If anyone would like to join us, you would be made very welcome. Contact Joan Ryan, President on 0161 917 2166.


St Vincent De Paul

Are you lonely, down on your luck, struggling with financial pressures, or o you know someone who is? Can the SVP help? All information in the strictest confidence. Remember the SVP turn concern into action. Please contact us on (local number) 0845 4630134 or see Father Stephen.


St Joseph's and Holy Family

Parent and Toddler Group

This popular Group meets each Monday morning from 10.00 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. during term time, in the Holy Family Parish Centre. The Group has been in existence for many years and is organised by a team of parishioners who give their time on a voluntary basis.  If you feel you would like to become involved in the work of the Group, then further details can be obtained from Father Woolley on 973 1615 or Jane Simister on 969 9193, or call in on a Monday and see for yourself.

The usual CRB formalities will be applicable.


North West Thirtysomethings

Are you in your 30's? Would you like to meet other Catholics your age? We are a group who share the same faith and interests. Recent events have included art galleries, meals, theatre, city tours. We welcome new members. If you would like to receive our newsletter of future events contact Fr. Hugh on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Sarah on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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Mass Times

6.00pm Vigil Mass

9.00am, 11.00am 
& 5.30pm

Children’s Liturgy at the 11.00am mass

Weekly Mass times vary.
Please see our weekly newsletter for details.

Latest News

Sat 10th Dec 2018 - Explore Advent

Sun 16th Dec 2018 - St. Joseph's Walkers

Sun 16th Dec 2018 - Sing-A-Long-Christmas

Thur 27th Dec 2018 - CAFOD Fun Run

Thur 3rd Jan 2019 - Theatre Club - Nutcracker

Tues 5th Mar 2019 - Theatre Club - Les Miserables

23rd-30th Sept 2019 - Parish Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Mon - Weekly - Parent and Toddler Group

Tues - Weekly - Union of Catholic Mothers

Third Monday of Month - Catholic Women's League

North West Thirtysomethings

St. Vincent De Paul