Welcome to Brentwood Cathedral

Welcome to the Cathedral Parish of St Mary and St Helen which sits proudly at the heart of the Diocese of Brentwood, a large and diverse diocese that stretches from rural north Essex to the heart of the East End of London.

Welcome to Brentwood Cathedral

Lenten talks 2024

A series of talks recently took place at Brentwood Cathedral during the Holy Lenten Season.

All four talks were based on the recent Synod on Synodality which took place in Rome last October.

If you would like to know more about the Synod, you can watch the video recordings from each of the talks.

Loyola Prep School choir visit

This Saturday evening 15th June at the 6.30 p.m. Mass the choir from Loyola Prep School, Buckhurst Hill, will be visiting and singing at our Mass; following the Mass, the choir will then be performing a short recital.

The Choir Director, Carmel Thomas, will be leading the boys. Please extend them your warm hospitality.  All are very welcome to attend.

Loyola Independent Catholic Prep School's sign
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Holy Week 2024

As we enter Holy Week 2024, we would like to invite the whole Cathedral Parish to enter this ‘Sacred Time’ as we journey with Christ in these days ahead through his Passion, Death & Resurrection.

For full details of all the Masses and services during Holy Week, we have created a PDF guide which you can download.

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NEW Cathederal Guide Book

Brentwood Cathedral Guidebook

Many members of our Parish community have continued to reach out to others throughout the current restrictions.

The cathedral is the first classical cathedral to be built in England since London’s St Paul’s has been awarded Grade II* listed status.