About the Parish

St Patrick’s Parish is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Westminster, in the Deanery of Tower Hamlets. Our archbishop is Cardinal Vincent Nichols. The auxiliary bishop with particular pastoral responsibility for central and east London is Bishop Nicholas Hudson.

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The Parish Priest is Fr David Reilly. He is also Diocesan Youth Chaplain.

Society of Jesus (Jesuits): Fr Damian Howard SJ (Superior), Fr John Moffatt SJ, Fr Harry Elias SJ, Br Stephen Power SJ (Director of Hurtado Centre). Hurtado Jesuit Centre and JRS UK 2 Chandler Street, London E1W 2QT.

Fr Alan Griffin (Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham).


The Parish Secretary is Lucy Knights. The Parish Office is generally open Monday, Thursday and Friday 10am-2pm. You can email Lucy on lucyknights@rcdow.org.uk. The Parish Office is closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please check the newsletter for Mass times.


Our events coordinator is Joann Condon. Email joanncondon@rcdow.org.uk


Our safeguarding rep is Arianna Sommariva. Email ariannasommariva@aol.com