St Bartholomew's Church
Registered Charity No 1129911
A Church of England Parish within the Diocese of Chichester,
St Bartholomew's is the world famous Fr Wagner church
noted for its unique style, superb traditional Anglo-Catholic liturgy,
fine music and preaching.
Solemn High Mass on Easter Sunday
St Bartholomew's aims to be
a friendly church
where people of all
are welcomed and valued.
Our Patronal Festival this year will take place on
Saturday 23 August at 3 in the afternoon
See Patronal Festival page
9.30am Family Mass
With traditional hymns and "New People's Mass" by Dom Gregory Murray.
Lasting about 45 minutes.
11.00am Solemn High Mass
With elaborate settings of the Mass by mainly Viennese composers.
This Mass has music and liturgy for which St Bartholomew's is renowned.
The music repertoire consists of over 40 classical Masses.
See details of all Mass settings at Music at High Mass
Sunday 27 July
Mass in D minor (K65)
Traditional congregational hymns mainly from
the English Hymnal are included.
Lasting between 75 and 90 minutes.
Coffee and refreshments are usually served after both Masses.
Monday to Friday
12.15pm Low Mass
9.30am Low Mass
Thursday during school term time
9.10am School Mass
Evening sung Masses in celebration of the principal Feasts
are as shown on the Music at High Mass page.
Please note that some of these weekday Feasts may be
transferred to the nearest appropriate
Sunday and Music at High Mass
should be visited to identify such transfers.
The Angelus is said daily at noon.
Regina caeli from Easter to Whitsunday.
St Bartholomew's Church is open daily
Monday to Saturday from
10.00am to 1pm and 2pm to 4.30pm
for visitors and prayer.
Parish Priest: Fr David Clues
Telephone church parish office: 01273 620491
The Rev'd Canon Geoffrey Baulcomb
The Rev'd Dr Peter Lynn
The Rev'd Fr John Askey
Diocese of Chichester