Update from the Parish Office (last updated on 15th January 2021)

As England has gone into a new national lockdown, please see below for our position: 
1. Church remains open for public worshipping.  Please join our Parish Priest to celebrate Masses in person where possible.  This means that you should not come to the Church if you have any COVID-19 or Flu-like symptoms.  Please remember that all of our Masses are streamed live.  Please join remotely (click here for Live Streaming) if you are unwell / deemed to be vulnerable. 

! [HANDS] Once you arrive the Church, you must use the hand sanitiser provided before entering the Church.

 [FACE] You must keep wearing an adequate face covering from the time to enter the Church until the time you exit the Church, except for when you take communion during the Mass.

! [SPACE] You must always comply with the social distancing rule.  Please keep your mask on when you need to speak to our steward volunteers.


2.  All sacrament preparation courses are suspended.  Neither Baptism preparation course nor Wedding preparation course will take place until further notice.  If you already booked your place and have any concerns, please email the Parish Office (eltham@rcaos.org.uk)


3. Changes to the Parish Office opening hours.  The office opening hours are now reduced to two mornings a week  as below:

Between 9.00am and 12noon on Mondays & Fridays ONLY

4.  Meeting with Parish Priest is by Appointment Only.  If you would like to see Fr John during the current lockdown, you will need to make a booking through the Parish Office, regardless of the nature of your meeting.  Please email the Parish Office (eltham@rcaos.org.uk) to book your appointment.


5.  Christchurch Community Centre Halls are closed until further notice.  Please send your enquiry to elthamhalls@rcaos.org.uk during this time.


6.  Any Other Issues / Queries, please contact the Parish Office via email (eltham@rcaos.org.uk






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