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From the Rule of St Benedict

Home > Times of Services in the Abbey Church


  7:40am Lauds (Divine Office)
  8:00am (Latin first Sunday of the month)
  9:00am (Mass with children's liturgy of the Word)
10:15am Family Mass (in Abbey Hall - to suit families with babies
                 and small children),
10:30am Conventual Mass* (Choral)
12:00 noon (Sung Mass) -12.15 Christmas Day and Easter Sunday
  6:00pm Solemn Vespers followed by Benediction.
  7:00pm (Mass with Youth Choir)


  6.00am Matins (Divine Office)
  7.00am Conventual Mass*
  7.35am Lauds (Divine Office)
  9.00am Terce (Divine Office)
  9.15am Mass (9:00am on Friday's during term time)
11.00am Care Mass (Wednesdays) in Parish Centre
  6.00pm Mass
  6.35pm Vespers (Divine Office) - 5.15 on Solemnities
  8.00pm Compline (Divine Office - Night Prayer) (except Mondaysand Saturdays)


  6.30am Matins (Divine Office)
  7.00am Mass
  7.30am Lauds (Divine Office)
  9.00am Terce (Divine Office)
  9.15am Conventual Mass*
  5.30pm Vespers (Divine Office) -5.15 on the eve of special solemnities
  6.00pm Mass
  7.30pm Vigil of Sunday (Divine Office)

On Holidays of Obligation Masses are at the usual times with an extra Mass at 8.00 pm and a vigil Mass on the evening before at 6.00pm

On Ash Wednesday Masses are at the usual times (including Care Mass) with an extra Mass at 8.00 pm. Ashes are distributed at all Masses.

Services during Lent and Advent can be found in the links on our calendar page


* - Mass with the monks of Ealing Abbey.


updated 27 November 2015


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