Welcome- Atria

We extend a warm welcome to parishioners and visitors to our parish website. 

If you are visiting one of our churches or are new to the parish, please make yourself known to us. You are very welcome.

We are four churches, St Bede's, Usworth, St John Boste, Oxclose, Our Blessed Lady Immaculate, Washington Village & Our Lady Queen of Peace Penshaw. However we strive to be one community!

As a Catholic parish we are dedicated to:

• Worshipping God and celebrating the Sacraments
• Growing in knowledge of our Catholic faith and sharing it with others 
• Supporting each other and anyone in need

We are part of the Partnership of Benedict and our member churches are:

Our Blessed Lady Immaculate, Washington

Our Lady Queen of Peace, Penshaw

St Bede, Sacriston

St Bede, Washington

St Cuthbert, Chester-le-Street

St John Boste, Washington

St Joseph, Birtley

St Michael, Houghton-le-Spring

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Mass - Kristos-Atria

16 September

St Joseph: 9.15am- School Mass at St Benet's, Ouston

Our Blessed Lady: 1.15pm - Requiem Mass, Adrienne Flynn

Our Lady Queen of Peace: 7pm

17 September 

St Bede: 7pm

St Joseph: 7pm

18 September 

St Joseph: 9am

19 September 

Our Blessed Lady: 9.30am - School Welcome Mass Yr5

St Joseph: 12.05pm 

20 September 

St Joseph: 9am

St Bede: 9.15am

St John Boste: 9.30am

St Bede: 10.45 - Requiem Mass Brian Harland

21 September 


Our Blessed Lady: 9.15am

St John Boste: 10am

Our Lady Queen of Peace: 11am Creation Mass

St Bede: 5pm 

St Joseph: 6pm

22 September 

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time


St Bede: 8.30am

St John Boste: 9.30am

Our Lady Queen of Peace: 10am

St Joseph, Birtley: 10am

Our Blessed Lady Immaculate: 11am

Our Blessed Lady Immaculate: 6pm

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