St Mary Magdalen, Accrington

St Mary Magdalen's is part of the United Benefice of Accrington St Andrew, St Mary Magdalen and St Peter, and Church Kirk.

Our normal service times across the Benefice are as follows:


• 8am Said Mass at St Mary Magdalen's

• 9.30am Family Eucharist at St Andrew's 

• 11am Solemn Mass at St Mary Magdalen's 

• 2pm Family Mass at St Peter's


• Tuesdays: 7pm Mass at St Peter's; 

• Wednesdays: 9.30am Mass at St Peter's; 

• Thursdays: 10.30am Eucharist at St Andrew's; 

• Fridays: 10am Mass at St Mary Magdalen's; 

• Saturdays: 10am Mass at St Mary Magdalen's

Saints' Days and Holy Days as announced

We are a welcoming, family-friendly Church, offering worship in a traditional, but accessible style for all the family.  Come and join us for our Solemn Mass at 11.00 am on Sundays as we enter into the mystery of God's love.

St Mary Magdalen's is now fully open for public worship. For details of our Covid Risk Assessment, please click here.

The parish of Accrington St. Mary Magdalen is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer. The Diocese of Blackburn’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

Get in touch

Fr David Arnold, SSC

St Peter's Vicarage
Willows Lane


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Every Saturday at 10 a.m. for 30m
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Please note that this event will not be taking place between 15 Apr 2022 - 17 Apr 2022

Devonshire Street

Join us for a quiet celebration of the mass in the Lady Chapel

Eucharist/Holy Communion

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