There are four catholic churches within the Forest of Dean area all served by our Parish Priest, Fr. Barnabas Page. Fr. Barnabas also serves the parish of Our Lady of Lourdes in Newent with St. Michael in Blaisdon. Our parishes lie within the Clifton Diocese, which is part of the Catholic Church in England & Wales.
Our Lady of Victories, 70 Abbey Street, Cinderford, GL14 2NP. [ Map » ]
Pastoral Council Members: Teresa Hare (Secretary), Greg Moger
St. Margaret Mary's, 4 High Nash, Coleford, Glos, GL16 8HN. [ Map » ]
Pastoral Council Members: Peter Chisholm, Sarah Perkins.
St. Joseph's, Tutshill, Lydney, Glos, GL15 5PA. [ Map » ]
Pastoral Council Members: Pip Deave (Chairperson), Dorota Dufort
Sacred Heart Chapel, Grahamstown Road, Sedbury, NP16 7AD. [ Map » ]
Pastoral Council Members: Helen Molyneux
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE - 29th MARCH 2020
Masses and Services are suspended until further notice due to the Coronavirus pandemic. All our Churches are also closed until further notice. Please follow Government instructions and STAY AT HOME and stay safe.
We will be videoing a Weekly Mass in our parish without a congregation and uploading this recording to our Vimeo channel. In addition, the Cathedral in Clifton will be 'live-streaming' Daily Mass including Saturdays at 9.30am. Links to Masses and other Pastoral Messages are shown in the Mass Times Section.
Our Parish Office is CLOSED however if you need to speak to someone you can contact our Parish Administrator Kristyann on 01594 562593 from Tuesday to Friday, between 9.00am and 12noon. Alternatively you can leave a message on the answerphone for Father Barnabas at the Parish Office (01594 833173)
: 01594 833173
: 4 High Nash, Coleford, Gloucestershire. GL16 8HN.
Masses with a congregation are suspended until further notice due to the COVID-19 virus. All our Churches are closed until further notice. Online Masses from Coleford by Father Barnabas and from Clifton Cathedral can be viewed by following the links below.
Current Masses and Pastoral Messages
Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord, Sunday 5th April
Isaiah 50:4-7 Philippians 2:6-11 Matthew 26:14 – 27:66
Pastoral Talk from Fr. Barnabas, Friday 3rd April
Daily Mass from Clifton Cathedral
Daily Mass at Clifton Cathedral will be live streamed every day including Saturdays at 9.30am. The Mass can be found here
Previous Pastoral Messages and Past Masses
All past Masses and Pastoral Messages can be found can be found on our vimeo channel by clicking here
Masses from Coleford during Holy Week and the Easter Triduum
The following Masses and services by Father Barnabas from St. Margaret Mary, Coleford will be available here. To view, click the links (underlined in red) in the Current Masses and Pastoral Messages section. Links will be added once the Mass becomes available:
Masses from Clifton Cathedral during Holy Week and the Easter Triduum
The following Masses and services by Bishop Declan Lang and Canon Bosco MacDonald from Clifton Cathedral will be lived streamed and available here: