Welcome to Our Catholic Churches in the Lune Valley
We extend a warm welcome to all who seek to worship God and receive His mercy. Whether you’re visiting from another parish, thinking about coming back to the Church, or simply curious about our faith, we look forward to seeing you soon. May God bless you until then.
St Mary’s Catholic Church, Hornby
St Mary’s Catholic Church in Hornby is the home of our Parish Priest, Canon Luiz Ruscillo. It’s the oldest, but smallest, of our three churches.
St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Kirkby Lonsdale
St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Kirkby Lonsdale is tucked away in Back Lane, behind the Market Square. It’s well worth the search!
Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Church, Caton
Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Church in Caton is a chapel of ease for the Hornby parish. It’s sometimes called the Railway Church, not just because it’s in Station Road.
Catholic Churches in the Lune Valley
The Catholic Churches in the Lune Valley are situated in the lovely countryside of the Diocese of Lancaster. We welcome you to our website and hope to see you at Mass and other devotions in Hornby, Caton and Kirkby Lonsdale.
Weekday mass times are subject to change – please see the latest newsletter. It has up-to-date information about our services and you can find out what’s going on in our busy parishes this week.
Please visit the individual pages of the three churches for information about special devotions: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, the Chaplet of Divine Mercy, morning prayer and ecumenical prayers.
in union with Christians the world over we pray for the unity of Christians. In Hornby and Caton ecumenical prayers and events take place at other times of the year. In Kirkby Lonsdale there are prayers arranged as follows:
The week will follow the usual format with united daily prayers being held in the churches between 11.30am and 12 noon: Friday 18th St Joseph’s; Saturday 19th St Mary’s; Monday 21st St Joseph’s Church; Tuesday 22nd Methodist Church; Wednesday 23rd Society of Friends at St Joseph’s; Thursday 24th St Mary’s; Friday 25th Methodist Church. Note: Sunday 20 January there will be united Covenant Service in the morning at 10.30am in the Methodist church. All most welcome.