Archbishop Bernard's pastoral letter outling the Diocesan Vision can be found by clicking the Newsletters tab, 2021, Pastoral Letter 13th June 2021. The follow up leaflet "Behold I am making all things new" is available by clicking here
St Michael's is open for public worship. Despite the change in government guidelines from 19th July, we will continue with our current practices for social distancing and church cleaning. The wellbeing of our parishioners is our main concern while infection rates continue to increase.
Before visiting the church for the first time please read our Covid Guidelines by clicking here. Our maximum capacity is 40. There is no booking system.
During the current pandemic the Sunday obligation to attend Mass is suspended. All Masses are streamed live on our YouTube channel and can be accessed via the following links:
Permission to reprint, podcast, and / or stream the music in these services obtained from ONE LICENSE with license #A-737382. All rights reserved
Mass videos will remain on YouTube for a few days after the event.
If you require the Sacrament of the Sick please contact the parish office.
St Michael Catholic Church, Sonning Common is situated in South
Oxfordshire and is part of the Archdiocese of Birmingham. As well as Sonning
Common, the parish includes Emmer Green, Caversham Park Village in North
Reading and a number of smaller South Oxfordshire villages including Kidmore
End, Rotherfield Peppard and Stoke Row.
The aim of our website is
To be a first point of contact and welcome for people searching for a Catholic church in this area.
To keep current members of the parish community informed of parish activities.
If you are new to the parish please click here or visit the New
Parishioners page in the Parish Notes section.