St. Augustine's Pendlebury, Pendlebury

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Saint Augustine's is a magnificent 19th Century building. Designed by Bodley it is  a Grade 1 Listed building and is hugely significant in the North West. Known locally as the 'Miners Cathedral' it stands as the gift of Edward Heywood and was established within the Catholic Tradition of the Church of England.

Today Saint Augustine's stands faithfully proclaiming the Kingdom of God and acting as the Gate of Heaven in Pendlebury. The Church is a part of the Swinton & Pendlebury Team Ministry and this is a Forward in Faith Parish. The Mass is offerred here as are the other sacraments of Baptism, Marriage, Confession etc. Funerals are also held.


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Edward Atherton
St. Augustine's Vicarage
23 Hospital Road
M27 4EY

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Farnworth & Walkden Band
Farnworth & Walkden Band Festive concert
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 7:30 PM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee
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Solemn Mass
The main Sunday celebration of the Eucharist with sermon, music and Sunday school, normally lasting just over an hour. The modern rite is used with Catholic Ceremonial. On the first Sunday of the Month this is a Parade Mass with the uniformed organisations in attendance and a children's talk.
Every Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly creche Sunday School Coffee Incense
BCP Choral Evensong & Benediction
Every First Sunday of the Month at 4pm we celebrate BCP Choral Evensong & Benediction. Our Parish Choir sing the Office of Evening Prayer and we worship the Lord in his Eucharistic presence in Benediction.
First Sunday of the Month.
Every first Sunday at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Coffee Incense Book of Common Prayer


Mass. Coffe afterwards.
Every Monday at 11:00 AM for ½ hour


A quiet celebration of the Mass. Coffee is available afterwards.
Every Tuesday at 9:30 AM for ½ hour
Coffee Book of Common Prayer


Mass. Coffee afterwards.
Every Thursday at 12:00 PM for ½ hour
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Farnworth & Walkden Band
Farnworth & Walkden Band Festive concert
Sunday 18th December 2016 at 7:30 PM for 1½ hours
Family Friendly Coffee



Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass
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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 19746
Built: 1874
Architect: G F Bodley
Style of worship: Traditional Catholic
Archdeaconry: SALFORD (244)
Deanery: Eccles (24402)
Parish Legal Name: SWINTON AND PENDLEBURY (240058 24/58)
CofE Church Info: (624056 )
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The current editor is: Edward Atherton

This page was last updated on Wednesday 20th July 2016
St. Augustine's Pendlebury : Bolton Road, Pendlebury, Manchester, M27 8UX

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