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The Pastoral care of the Parish is looked after by:
  - Abbot Martin Shipperlee OSB (parish priest),
  - Father Timothy Gorham OSB
  - Fr Robin Burgess

  - Fr Dominic Taylor OSB

  - Deacon Gordon Nunn

  - Krysia Carr (Pastoral Coordinator)
all of whom can be contacted through the parish office.

Special Needs

Sacramental preparation for those with special needs can usually be provided; please contact the Catechetical Coordinator through the parish office.

Large print hymn books & large print newsletters are available on the table near the font and in the bookshop porch.

The church and Parish Hall and Bulbeck Room have a hard of hearing loop.

There is disabled person's parking in Marchwood Crescent by the front of the church and ramped access to the church. A more convenient access route is from Montpellier Avenue - to the North side of the Abbey - with a side road leading past the school playground (and Sunday carpark) to a small number of disabled person's parking spaces directly next to entrance.

There is a toilet in the parish centre for those with special mobility needs.

A wheel chair may be borrowed from the parish office for visits to the church and parish centre.

Mrs Philly Codrington is our special needs coordinator.

Holy Communion for the Housebound

Contact Deacon Gordon Nunn c/o the parish office


May be contacted via one of the priests or the Parish Office.

Pastoral Coordinator
The parish employs a Pastoral Coordinator Mrs Krysia Carr whose role it is to help develop pastoral ministry
including home visiting.

Blessing of Parishioners in their Own Homes

It is a custom in the Church for pastors and their assistants to visit the homes of parishioners in their own homes over the period from Easter Sunday to Pentecost to celebrate a blessing. If you would like one of the priests to visit to bless your home please contact Krysia Carr at the parish office Monday to Thursday or email pastoral dot coordinator at (written in this way to try to avoid spam)


updated 12th Novembert 2012


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The Trust of St Benedict’s Abbey, Ealing’ is a registered charity no 242715