St. Joseph's Catholic Parish

'Loving as Christ Loves, Serving as Christ Serves'

St. Joseph's Catholic Parish

All are welcome in our lively and exciting Roman Catholic community here in Basingstoke

Live Mass


 Mass is now live on our website on Sunday at 9am & Holy Days 

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Help enable our Parish o thrive and continue Christ's Mission.


Public Mass Times


Saturday 6pm (Vigil)

Sunday 9am

Sunday 11am

Weekdays 9.15am

Adoration at 8.15am Tuesdays & Thursdays

Confessions Saturday until 5.45pm


COVID-19 information



In reconciliation, we receive complete forgiveness from God for our sins through the words of the priest. It is a wonderful way to receive God’s grace – the assurance of God’s presence and mercy for us, and the strength to continue on the paths of holiness.

Every Saturday

Welcome to our Parish

Here at St. Joseph’s we grow as “stewards” of God’s gifts to us. We try to recognize the many ways in which God has blessed us and respond by giving thanks not only with our words but by the way we celebrate our faith and live our lives. This enables us to deepen our understanding of what the Gospel Message means in our lives today.

Fr Chris Wheelan Photo
Fr Chris Wheelan Photo

Fr Chris Whelan

Hello! I’m Fr Chris, the Parish Priest of St Joseph’s. Peace be with you. 

Let me know if I can help you, please help others if you can and pray that the Lord will help deepen your relationship with Him as He continues to watch over you and love you more than you could ever imagine. 

Fr Chris Wheelan Photo
Fr Chris Wheelan Photo

Fr Benoy Kurian

Hello! I’m Fr Benoy, I am currently in residence here with Fr Chris as part of my mission with Syro Malabar.

While I am staying here I will be assisting Fr Chris in his parish duties and of course here for you parishoners. Please do approach me if you would like to discuss either Syro Malabar or any other spititual matters.


Cleaning HelpCleaning Help
With more people returning to Mass and the Parish Rooms now in use by Lunch Club, Toddlers and other groups...

19 Jan, 2022

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The Big PictureThe Big Picture
Our Pastoral Area is offering a new online course,The Big Picture. "As a Catholic I thought I knew my faith...

29 Dec, 2021

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Saint Vincent de Paul

If you need, or know of anyone who needs,
any help, advice or assistance we can be contacted through the Parish Office or on our direct helpline

07434 773219


The sacraments are “powers that come forth from the Body of Christ, which is ever-living and life-giving. They are actions of the Holy Spirit”… The sacraments are the great treasure of the Church and it is the task of each one of us to celebrate them with spiritual profit. In them an ever amazing event touches our lives: Christ, through the visible signs, comes to us, purifies us, transforms us and makes us share in his divine friendship.


Cecilia Sound
Youth Music Group

Cecilia Sound is the Parish's very own youth band!
Listen to their music here or when they play at Sunday Mass.
If you would like to join then please get in touch through the Parish Office!




It is with gratitude that we accept your donations that enable our Parish and other worthy charities to thrive and continue Christ's Mission.
You can now donate online.

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In these difficult times we need extra volunteers to help with ushering and cleaning.  It means arriving early for Mass to help with ushering or who can pop in at other times to help clean.

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If you wish for a Catholic priest or deacon to visit, please notify the ward staff or hospital switchboard. They will contact the on-call Chaplain who will determine the need and call one of the local clergy.

COVID - You must now specifically request a catholic priest to visit.


If you are new to the parish please fill out this short form so we know who you are and so we can best meet your needs both practically and spiritually.

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