Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Essendene Road, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 5PA

Hot News and Forthcoming Events

All Masses will be recorded and can be accessed whenever desired on the webpage:


Public Masses

9.00am, 10.45 & 5.15

Angelus and Rosary 12.00

For this Sunday 12 July there is no need to book; however, should we be overwhelmed and people turned away, we will introduce a booking system for the future. The Sunday obligation remains suspended, so it is fine to stay at home and to assist online.


Adoration 9.00-9.50

Mass 10.00 On-line only


Adoration 9.00-9.50

Public Mass 10.00

Angelus and Rosary 12.00


Adoration 9.00-9.50

Public Latin (Extraordinary Form) Mass 10.00


Adoration 9.00-9.50

Mass 10.00 On-line only

Angelus and Rosary 12.00

Church open for private prayer 10.30-17.00


Adoration 9.00-9.50

Mass 10.00 On-line only

Angelus and Rosary 12.00


Adoration 9.00-9.50

Public Mass 10.00

Novena Devotions 10.30

Confessions (screen only) 10.45-11.15

Angelus and Rosary 12.00

On the weekdays when Public Mass is celebrated, the doors will open at 9 to allow people to be present at Adoration.

You can see our church streamed live at

Mass is also recorded and can be viewed afterwards.

Sacred Heart Parish Magazine

—read it online here

Christmas 2017

Christmas 2018


Times of Mass and other Services


New Parishioners

The Weekly Newsletter


Our Church

Finance, Contributions and Gift Aid


Hiring the Centenary Hall and /or Bar

Hiring the St Thomas Hall

Administrative Groups

    The Parish Council

    The Finance Committee

The Liturgy

    The Liturgy Committee


    Altar Servers

    Leaven Groups

    The Latin (EF) Mass

The Sacraments


    First Communion



Protection Matters


    Health and Safety


Parish Organisations

    Society of St Vincent de Paul

    Justice and Peace

    Women’s Group

    5th Caterham Scouts

    Parents and Toddlers

    Chill Club for Teens

    Youth club for pre-Teens


    The Journey of Faith


    Lent and Advent Groups

    Parenting Infants


   Local Ecumenical Links


    Kimilili, Kenya

    Madaba, Jordan

Our Local Catholic Schools

    St Francis’ Primary

    Laleham Lea


    St Bede’s Secondary


    John Fisher

    Thomas More


    St Philomena’s

    The Cedars

   The Laurels

Public Mass

Please see here for directions when attending public Mass at present.

Church History

If you would like to view the Church History course, please go here to our page

History of the Church until 1054.

History of the Church from 1054 to the Eve of the Reformation.

Mass booklets for Sundays

Please note that Sunday Mass booklets will not be provided during this period.

The booklets are available here, however, for you to download and print off if wished.

August 30 22nd Sunday of Ordinary Time  SMB 22 OT A.pdf

September 6 23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time SMB 23 OT A.pdf

September 13 24th Sunday of Ordinary Time SMB 24 OT A.pdf

September 20 25th Sunday of Ordinary Time SMB 25 OT A.pdf

September 27 26th Sunday of Ordinary Time SMB 26 OT A.pdf

Please make sure you are on the parish mailing list by emailing and all updates will be sent to you as soon as we know them. You will also receive the newsletter each Friday.

Please note that the obligation to attend Sunday Mass remains suspended, so if you are at all nervous about public gatherings, please remain at home, and if possible assist at Mass online.

School Forms

Whether you physically attend Sunday Mass or not at present will not reflect on the signing of school forms (or otherwise) while the Sunday Obligation remains suspended. Relax!

We will post more news here as soon as we know it.


If you would like to make an online financial contribution to our parish, please go here: Mydona. Thank you!

For a rather different video view of our church, made in Lent just before lockdown, have a look here:

Tom Fraud: The Repentant

Some people have experienced problems viewing the live stream on the Kindle tablet. There is an instructional video here which may help you to rectify the problem.