St James' is the Catholic Church serving the whole of the Petts Wood area.  We are a vibrant, open and growing community and a warm welcome is offered to all!
The LiveSimply Garden
Parishioners over 18 are welcome to use the garden for prayer and quiet contemplation from 10am to 6pm Monday to Sunday.  Enter through the gate in the top car park.  Find out about the garden's history and development here.
St James' online fundraising
Help the Fundraising Team to raise more by shopping online for St James'
Total so far £2,058
If you shop on the Internet then this is the way to raise funds painlessly.  Please remember - if you have already registered - you can visit retailers' websites via this link or the one above.
Fr David's drop-in surgery will be at 281a Crescent Drive on Tuesday 27th September from 5.00-7.00pm. No appointment necessary.
We are situated at the corner of Lakeswood Road and Crescent Drive.  Click here for a map.
The heart of our life is the worship of God and
our weekend Masses are:
Saturday 6.00pm
Sunday 9.15am  (with Children's Liturgy Group)
Sunday 11.00am
Our weekend congregations total over 750 people.
Confessions are heard on Saturdays from  5.00-5.45pm, and by appointment or at call.
Weekday Masses and those for Holy Days of Obligation will be found by clicking here.
Please see our other pages for full details of our many varied activities.  For further information, please do not hesitate to contact our priest Father David Camilleri (contact details at the top of this page).
Welcome to the home page of the church of St James the Great, Petts Wood, Kent
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Revd David Camilleri | Tel: 01689 827100  |  281a Crescent Drive, Petts Wood, Orpington, BR5 1AY
Site last updated 23rd September 2016
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