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Please include Fr Kieran in your prayers - He welcomes visitors and has asked that The Lodge be contacted to arrange a visit: 22 Spicer Road, Exeter, Devon EX1 1SY. Home number: 01392 271663.

The celebration of Mass at Holy Cross will take place on Sundays and Wednesdays in January 2023. See the Newsletter for details.

Mass is live streamed from Sacred Heart, Exeter on Sundays at 9.15am and 11.15am, the Saturday Vigil Mass at 5.30pm and weekdays at 10.00am and from Blessed Sacrament Curch, Heavitree, on Sundays at 10.45am and on most weekdays at either 9.15am or 6.15pm. Mass and other services are also available from Plymouth Cathedral and Walsingham.

Please click to see/download the Act of spiritual communion.

Prayer and donations for Ukraine: please click here.

Bishop Mark is now Archbishop of Cardiff and Bishop of Menevia. Canon Paul Cummins has been elected as Diocesan Administrator while we await the appointment of our new Bishop. Please click to see Canon Paul's Message to the parishes.

A pastoral message from our Bishop: please click to read how we can respond to the war in Ukraine.

New guidance for churches: click to see Fr Kieran's summary and the full document from the Bishops.

Please click this link to listen to Pope Francis speaking about the climate crisis on BBC Radio 4.

Please read the COVID-19 Guidance from Fr. Kieran or follow the link to the Catholic Bishops’ Conference website to read more.

Reflection from the Bishops: The Day of the Lord

Pastoral Message: Diocesan Environmental Policy

'A precious space of God’s grace' is an important diocesan document that looks to 2025.

Message from the Archbishops: A People who Hope in Christ

The Vatican has released a book entitled Strong in the Face of Tribulation. The 192 page book contains prayers and many of Pope Francis' homilies during these days of pandemic. Click this link to get your copy.

Father Harry says "I keep you all in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time."

Please see the newsletter for other important information.


Holy Cross Catholic Church
17 Station Road
Exeter EX3 0EE

Sunday Mass: 11am

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Holy Cross Topsham

Topsham train station is opposite Topsham catholic church. The 57 bus (Exmouth-Exeter) stops outside the church. There is parking at Tappers Close car park opposite, the Holman Way car park, and some on-street parking.