Welcome to the parish of the Sacred Heart RC Church, North Gosforth
The parish of the Sacred Heart has a reputation for being welcoming and friendly,
with many varied activities for all age groups. This web site provides
information about these activities and the liturgical life of the parish. Read our Parish Profile to get a flavour of who we are, what we do and how we do it.
The church is a Grade II listed building with an interesting and unusual history, having been built originally as an Anglican church. The pre-Raphaelite stained glass windows in the church were designed mainly by Edward Burne-Jones, with contributions from Ford Madox Brown and William Morris and constitute one of the best collections of stained-glass from the William Morris Company in the North of England.
Parish priest: Father Jim Dunne Deacon: John Hawthorne
Forward Together in Hope
Forward Together in Hope is our journey of renewal in the Catholic Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle. It is about all of us, young or old, lay or ordained, in parishes, schools or housebound, working together to explore and discern God's will for our Diocese.
There is a meeting for anyone interested in the process for the Newcastle and North Tyneside vicariate area this Wednesday evening, October 19th, 7 pm, at St Mary?s High School, Benton. All are welcome, but you need to book via the Diocesan website see www.hope.rcdhn.org.uk.
Friday, November 11th at 7pm there will be a Bereavement Service: ?Lead, Kindly Light?; for those who have lost loved ones, especially in the past twelve months.
Wednesday, 23rd November at 7pm Confirmations: for High School students who are now in Year 9 (or above).
How to find us:
The Sacred Heart church is located in North Newcastle, near to Brunton
Park, Wideopen, Hazelrigg and Newcastle Great Park.
Click on the map below to get directions from where you are.
Arriva Buses 43 and 45 go from the Haymarket in town, through Gosforth High Street and stop right outside the church grounds.
Sacred Heart Church
Great North Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tel: (0191) 236 3182