Canon John Clark, Parish Priest at Sacred Heart Wimbledon, is now the Dean.
Welcome to the Merton Deanery website. We are one of 20 Deaneries in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Southwark. Each parish is the sacred space where we experience Church and encounter the person of Christ.
"The whole purpose of the Church
is to illuminate the person of Christ -
the whole purpose of your parish
is to facilitate that illumination"
Our eight parishes are:
The Merton Deanery Pastoral Team welcome any suggestions, ideas or themes which we can explore and celebrate together among our parishes. May the Good News always be our guide.
Since the “Churches have been permitted to be open for public Masses from 11th July 2020 but to ensure adequate social distancing, the numbers permitted to attend each Mass are severely limited. All the Deanery Parishes now open to celebrating Public Masses
For further information please see individual parish websites
DEANERY MISSION PRAYER
Father, we gather before you
and ask for your blessing
on our Deanery Mission.
Through the gift of your
come to us, remain in us
and enlighten our hearts.
Give us light and strength
to know your will,
to make it our own
and to live it in our lives.
We ask this through
Christ Our Lord.
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