University Catholic Chaplaincy
Rose Place, St. Aldates, Oxford, OX1 1RD
Sundays: 9:00 am, 11:00 am (sung), 5:45 pm (term only), 9:00 pm (sung, term only)
Monday – Saturday: 12:15 pm
Mass is celebrated in most college chapels once a term, thanks to the generous hospitality of the college chaplains. (See Chaplaincy termcard for details).
Confessions are heard on Thursdays from 6:30-7pm (term only), Saturdays from 11:15am-12noon and Sundays from 10:15-10:45am, or upon request.
Once a term, the Chaplaincy, with help from the Newman Society, organises Nightfever at Blackfriars: an evening of prayer, adoration and evangelisation.
Parish Church of St Aloysius Gonzaga (Oxford Oratory)
25 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HA
Saturday: 10:00 am, 6.30 pm (Vigil of Sunday)
Sunday: 8:00 am Low Mass (Extraordinary Form), 9.30 am Parish Mass (Sung English), 11:00 am Solemn Mass (Sung Latin), 6.30 pm.
Monday – Friday: 7.30 am, 10:00 am, 6.00 pm
Holydays: 6:00pm (Vigil on preceding day), 7:30am, 10:00am, 12:15pm Low Mass (Extraordinary Form), 6:00pm Solemn Mass (Sung Latin)
Vespers is sung in Latin on Sundays at 5:30pm, followed by Benediction at 6:00pm.
Confessions are heard 20 minutes before all Masses and on Saturdays from 10:30–11:00am and 5:00–6:30pm.
The Rosary is recited in church from Monday to Friday after the 10:00am Mass.
There is Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament on Saturdays from 5:00–6:15pm and during Holy Hour, which starts at 5:00pm on Fridays, with Benediction at 5:45pm.
There is a Blessing with St Philip’s Relic after the 6:00pm Mass on Mondays.
Blackfriars (Priory of the Holy Spirit)
St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LY
Mass and Service Times
Saturday: 8:05am Lauds, 8:30am Conventual Mass, 1:05pm Office of Readings and Midday Prayer, 6:15pm Mass (Vigil Mass), 7:00pm First Vespers of Sunday
Sunday: 8:00am Mass, 8:45am Lauds, 9:30am Family Mass, 1:05pm Office of Readings and Midday Prayer, 6:15pm Conventual Mass with sung Vespers
Confessions are available on Saturdays 12.30 – 1pm and 5.30 – 6.10pm. Confessions are also available throughout the week by asking in the lodge (Monday – Friday: 9am – 1pm and 2 – 5pm (4pm on Fridays)).
St. Benet’s Hall
38 St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LN
Mass and Service Times (during term)
Sunday: 07:45 Matins and Lauds, 10:00 Mass, 12:30 Midday Prayer, 18:30 Evening Prayer (Latin), 21:00 Compline
Weekdays: 06:45 Matins and Lauds, 07:30 Mass, 13:30 Midday Prayer (not Saturday),18:30 Evening Prayer (Latin: Tuesday / Thursday), 21:00 Compline
Holy Rood Catholic Church
38 Abingdon Road, Oxford OX1 4PD
Sunday: 5:00pm Sung Vigil Mass (Ordinariate Usage), 7:30pm Vigil Mass (Portuguese), 11:15am Sung Parish Mass (Sung English)
Weekdays: Wednesday 9:00am, Thursday 6:30pm (Divine Worship, according to the Ordinariate Usage), Friday 12:30pm (Latin, Extraordinary Form), Saturday 9am
Adoration and confessions on Thursdays 7:00-8:00pm. Rosary and confessions after Saturday 9:00am Mass.
Greyfriars (Catholic Church of St Edmund and St Frideswide)
182 Iffley Road, Oxford, OX4 1SB
Saturday: 8:00am (including Morning Prayer), 6:30pm Vigil Mass of Sunday
Sunday: 9:00am , 11:00am, 5:30pm
Monday – Friday: 7.30am Mass (preceded by Morning Prayer at 7am). On bank holidays Mass is often celebrated at 10am.
Holydays: 7:30am, 7:30pm
Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Saturday 5.30pm-6.15pm (includes Evening Prayer) and Monday to Friday after the 7.30am Mass until 8.30am.
Confessions are heard on Saturdays 11.30am-12 noon and 5.30pm-6.25pm
Rosary every Friday at 7pm
First Friday Mass: 7.30pm after Rosary