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

18/19th November 2017 The Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time (year A)

 St Gregory's

Saturday Vigil Mass: 5.30pm

Sunday Mass 8.15am: (This Mass is temporarily suspended)

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

Our Lady of Peace

Sunday Mass 9.30am

Weekday Masses


Monday 20th November: Communion Service 9.30am



Tuesday 21st: November: Communion Service 9.30am


Wednesday 22nd November: Communion Service 9.30am



Thursday 23rd November: Communion Service 9.30am

Friday 24th November: 9.30am Communion Service


NO CONFESSIONS Saturday 18th November and Saturday 25th November

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