Our Lady and Saint Gerard Lostock Hall

  1. Saint Gerard Majella is known the world over, lovingly if unofficially, as 'the Mothers' Saint'. Thousands invoke him as 'Patron of a Good Confession'.

  2. Sunday Masses are now 8:30 am and 10:00 am only.

    Confessions normally on Saturday 11 am to 12 noon but please check the weekly bulletin for any changes.

  3. Sunday 12th August 2018
    19th Sunday of the Year

    Sunday 19th August 2018
    20th Sunday of the Year

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

Our Parish Priests

Below is a list of all our Parish and assistant Priests from 1891 to the present day.  If you would like to know more about them and their lives please click on this link.

Dates          Years Name                                       Age           Died                
1891-1892 1 Fr Athanasius Fishwick 36-37 21 Jan 1918
1892-1896 4 Fr Adrian Beauvosin 40-46 21 Apr 1906
1896-1905 9 Fr Ambrose Turner 43-52 02 Dec 1905
1906-1929 23 Dr Cuthbert Mercer 41-63 15 Aug 1929
1929-1942 13 Fr Theodore Rylance 55-68 16 Mar 1958
1942-1956 14 Fr Gregory Swann 55-69 31 Mar 1974
1956-1968 12 Fr Wilfred MacKenzie 45-57 23 Jun 2004
1968-1983 15 Fr Charles Forbes 47-62 02 Aug 1983
1983-1984 1 Fr Justin Caldwell 54-55 29 Mar 2013
1984-1992 9 Fr Rupert Everest 53-61 09 Aug 2013
1992-1999 7 Fr Gordon Beattie 51-58  
1999-2003 4 Fr Matthew Burns 58-62  
2003-   Fr Xavier Ho 43  

 

Assistant Priests

Dates         Years  Name                                       Age           Died                 
1902 1 Fr Maurus Carew 52-53 21 Dec 1916
1968 1 Fr Roger Lightbound 68-69 16 Mar 1969
1968-1969 1 Fr laurence Kelly 53-54 08 Feb 1877
1969-1971 1 Fr George Forbes 67-69 04 Jul 2000
1971-1976 5 Fr leonard Jackson 53-58 23 Feb 1998
1976-1981 5 Fr Boniface Hunt 52-57 17 Apr 1984
1981-1983 2 Fr Justin Caldwell 52-54 29 Mar 1913
1991-1992 1 Fr Francis Vidal 71-73 18 Feb 2000

 

Mass Times

Monday and Thursday at 6:30 pm
Tuesday and Friday at 9:15 am
Wednesday 8:30 am

Confessions & Exposition Saturday
11 am to 12 noon

Please see the Weekly Bulletin for any variations.

This Week

Monday 13th August - NO MASS
Tuesday 14th August  - Vigil Mass of The Assumption 7 pm
Wednesday 15th August - The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mass at 9:15 am and 7 pm
Friday 17th August - Mass at 6 pm Golden Wedding of John & Grace Robinson
Sunday 19th August - Baptism of James Henry McCann 12 noon

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Contact Us

The Presbytery
17c Brownedge Road
Lostock Hall
Preston
Lancashire
PR5 5AA

Tel: 01772 335387
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