Welcome to the Coventry Deanery Website. Coventry  is one of eighteen Deaneries which make up the Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham. On this site you will find contact details and links to websites, where they exist, for all the Catholic Parishes in the Deanery, together with Mass Times and details of our Catholic Schools. Our website brings together the resources of the Coventry Catholic Deanery and provides information about Deanery wide activity. The Coventry Deanery has the following parishes:  All Souls, Christ the King and Our Lady of Lourdes with St Augustine's, Corpus Christi with St Anne's, Holy Family, Our Lady of the Assumption, Sacred Heart, St Elizabeth, St John Fisher, St John Vianney, St Joseph the Worker, St Mary and St Benedict with St Osburg's, St Patrick, St Thomas More. The location of Catholic Churches in Coventry can be found by clicking on the link.

Canon Tom Farrell, Dean of Coventry and Parish Priest of Christ the King. Tel: 024 76591618. Email link.


Deanery Newsletter: Updated 15/8/16 Mass times at St Osburg

Coventry Deanery Newsletter (colour) August,  Coventry Deanery Newsletter (b&w) August

Parish Newsletters:

All Souls 14&21/8, Christ the King 21/8, Corpus Christi 21/8,  Coventry Ordinariate 21/8, Holy Family 21/8, Our Lady of Assumption 21/8,  Sacred Heart 21/8,  St Elizabeth, St John Fisher 21/8,  St John Vianney,  St Joseph the Worker 21/8, St Mary & Benedict 21/8, St Osburg’s 21/8,  St Patrick 21/8, St Thomas More 21/8, University of Warwick 21/8.

 Parish: All Souls 14&21/8, Christ the King 14/8, Corpus Christi 14/8,  Coventry Ordinariate 14/8 , Holy Family 14/8,  Our Lady of Assumption,  Sacred Heart 14/8,  St Elizabeth 14/8 , St John Fisher 14/8,  St John Vianney 14/8, St Joseph the Worker 14/8, St Mary & Benedict 14/8, St Osburg’s 14/8,  St Patrick  14/8, St Thomas More 14/8, University of Warwick 14/8.

Weekday Mass sheets:

22/8 doc pdf

Change in Mass Times at St. Mary's and St. Osburg's 20th/21st August

Fr. Jimmy Lutwama AJ Parish Priest of St. Mary's and Parochial Vicar of St. Osburgs wishes to communicate to you that from the weekend of 20th/21st of August, 2016 weekend Masses will be at the following times.

St. Osburgs: Saturday for Sunday Mass 5.30pm, Sunday Mass 10.30am
St. Mary's:  1st Sunday Mass 9.00am, 2nd Sunday Mass 11.30am

Celebrating 1000 years of St. Osburg - 9th September

Coventry Catholic Deanery in conjunction with Coventry city Council have organised events to mark 1000 years since the birth of St. Osburg. On 9th September there will be a procession from Broadgate to Coventry cathedral led by school children and the city’s Lady Godiva group.

St. Osburg's - 11th September 11.30am

Archbishop Bernard Longley will lead the city of Coventry in a Holy Mass on 11th September at the 11:30am Mass at St. Osburg's church. Please keep the day in your diaries. 

St Elizabeth's Triple celebration - Sunday 25th September 3.00pm

The church is 100 years old, St Elizabeth's school is 100 years old and Good Shepherd school is 50 years old. If you are a past pupil or a past parishioner and you would like to join us on Sunday 25th September at 3pm to celebrate Mass with Archbishop Bernard please get in touch at or call 02476688536

Joint Deanery initiatives: “Sowing the Seeds” Course - October

Are you interested in broadening the knowledge of your faith? There will be a 12 week Catechetical Course, for Parish catechists, those who would like to be catechists and those who would like to teach. The course is run under the auspices of Maryvale and Sister Gillian will head it up. It will rely heavily on the priests and the deacons of the deanery to input and lead the course on some of the topics. . Participants are required to do at least 10 of the 12 weeks to complete the course which will begin in October and be hosted by All Souls parish every Monday evening starting at 7.00pm.

St Elizabeth’s Multicultural Mass of African Day - 14th August 3pm

This annual celebration known as the African Day. The joint choir with St Mary’s and St Elizabeth’s, took place on Saturday 13th August 4:30pm at St Elizabeth’s Church. Helpers are needed help prepare the garden and hall on Saturday 13th from 10:00am. Please come and give hands.

Sacred Heart Church - Sunday 5th June 2pm 

_64A7648-2Dedication of the Sacred Heart Church  took place on Sunday 5th June at 2pm and the service was led by Archbishop Bernard Longley. link



_64A6166Deanery Vocation Mass 

Photographs from Coventry Deanery Vocations Mass, 26th May 6.30pm,  St Thomas More link




Fr Eamon Clarke RIP 9th April 2016