ABOUT US

Our Vision Statement

  • To bring people closer to Jesus Christ
  • To gather people to share in the Sunday Celebration of the Eucharist
  • To help people to discern their gifts and talents
  • To support our community in its efforts to serve the poor and the needy
  • To develop our responsibility and appreciation for God’s creation
  • to grow our parish into a community of joyful missionary disciples of Jesus Christ

OUR VISION

Main focus of the parish is to to make disciples of Jesus Christ and making our parish into a joyful missionary community.

OUR TEAM

The Parish relies on a large team of people and you will meet many of them as you explore other areas of the website.  Here are just a few key people who can be contacted through the Parish Office.

Father Chris Heaps

Father Chris Heaps

Parish Priest

Françoise Le Saux

Françoise Le Saux

St William of York Safeguarding Officer

Alan Reed

Alan Reed

Gift Aid co-ordinator and Health & Safety Officer

Ginika Okoye

Ginika Okoye

St James Safeguarding Officer

Catherine Ledgard

Catherine Ledgard

St James Parish Secretary

Helen Andrews

Helen Andrews

Member of Parish Senior Leadership Team

Gerard D’Cruz

Gerard D’Cruz

Member of Parish Senior Leadership Team

Ann Frank

Ann Frank

Member of Parish Senior Leadership Team

Get In Touch

St James Reading Church

Forbury Road,
Reading, RG1 3FD,
ENGLAND
Tel: (44) 01189 574171

St William of York Church

46 Upper Redlands Road,
Reading, RG1 5JP,
ENGLAND
Tel: (44) 01189 574171

St James and St William of York, Reading Parish is part of the Diocese of Portsmouth.

Portsmouth Roman Catholic Diocesan Trust Registered charity 246871

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