hertford immac concepWelcome to the webpage of the Roman Catholic Church of The Immaculate Conception and St Joseph, Hertford.  Here you will find information about us including Mass times and Parish contacts.

Geographically, the parish comprises the town of Hertford & Bengeo and the surrounding villages of Hertford Heath, Little Amwell, Bayford, Brickendon, Little Berkhamstead, Hertingfordbury, Bramfield, Waterford and Stapleford.

This beautiful church is open everyday during daylight hours for private prayer and, together with the cloister and garden, is a place of peace and quiet for many Hertfordians of all faiths and none.

The Parish Priest is Fr Terence Phipps.

Our postal address is 23 St John’s Street, Hertford, Herts SG14 1RX. You will find us off Railway Street, close to Hertford East station. Click here for a location map.

You can contact Fr Phipps on 01992 582109.

Our email address is hertford@rcdow.org.uk.


Christmas Eve:

4 pm Vigil Mass

6 pm Vigil Mass

11:30 pm Carols before Midnight Mass

Christmas Day:

Midnight: Midnight Mass

8:30 Mass of the Dawn

10:30 Mass of the Day

Friday 26th: St Stephen

11 am Mass for Altar Servers and parishioners

Saturday 27th December: St John the Evangelist

11 am Mass

6 pm Vigil Mass preceded by Adoration

Sunday 28th: Holy Family

8:30 am Mass

10:30 am Mass

6 pm Mass

Monday 29th: St Thomas Becket

11 am Mass

Tuesday 30th

11 am Mass

Wednesday 31st

11 am Mass

Thursday 1st January: Mary, Mother of God

11 am Mass and Te Deum, followed by a reception in the hall

Friday 2nd

12:15 Mass

Saturday 3rd

6pm Vigil Mass preceded by Adoration

Sunday 4th: Epiphany of the Lord

8:30 am Mass

10:30 am Mass

6 pm Mass




We’re keen to hear from you, so please feel free to contact us!