Roman Catholic Church
Stratford-upon-Avon

Father Alexander Austin OSB

Father Alex was born in Birmingham and grew up in nearby Solihull. He has known Stratford all his life having an aunt and uncle who farmed in the area and has attended the RSC theatre since he was a teenager. He has a BA in Social and Political Science, a B, Div in Theology and an MA in Christian spirituality.

He has been a Benedictine monk at Douai Abbey since 1974 and taught Art and R.E in the monastery school and was chaplain of the School in the 1980’s. During the 1990’s he was Novice Master at the Abbey and served the local parish.

In 2000 he became Parish Priest of Pershore in Worcestershire, then Parish Priest at St Mary’s in Studley, Warwickshire from 2002- 2010, and is now Parish Priest of St Gregory’s in Stratford. He enjoys travel and tennis, music and theatre, painting and gardening. He has a Parson’s Jack Russell terrier called Otto.

Mass Times

22nd/23rd July 2017 The Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time( year A)

St Gregory's
Saturday Vigil Mass: 5.30pm

Sunday:8.15am: Mass

Solemn High Mass
:11.15am. 
 
Polish Mass: 1.00pm

Our Lady of Peace
Sunday 9.30am

Weekday Masses
Monday 24th: 9.30am:Communion Service

Tuesday 25th :9.30am Mass

Wednesday 26th: 9.30am  Mass

Thursday 27th: 9.30am Mass.  

 Friday 28th:  9.30am Mass.
7.00pm Mass for the lately dead and July anniversaries



Saturday 29th July : 10.30 -11.30am CONFESSIONS
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 Monastic Experience Initiative at Douai  Abbey Friday 27th - Sunday 29th October 2017

Find out more by going to Vocations on the Sacraments page.


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