Welcome to the website of St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Studley. We are a small but very friendly and active Parish in the village of Studley, near Redditch. We hope you will enjoy finding out about our Parish community and its activities.
Please contact Fr Benedict on 01527 852524 or via the Contact Us page for the latest guidelines & advice on Baptisms, Weddings & Funerals.
We look forward to welcoming you to Saturday Mass at 5pm and Sunday Mass at 10:30am.
Volunteers are needed for coffee after 10.30 Sunday Mass. We will be holding coffee mornings on the last Sunday of each month in the first instance. Please see the sign up sheet at the back of church or contact the parish office. Thank you!
The distinctive Catholic difference
Catholics are sacramental people. We believe that Christ instituted seven sacraments for His Church. God uses the ordinary and physical things of this world; bread, wine, water, oil and touch as channels of his grace. These include Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist, Reconciliation, Marriage, Ordination and Sacrament of The Sick.
We believe that God reveals Himself in the written word of God (the Bible) and in the Tradition of The Church (the oral teachings of Christ and the Apostles not contained in the Bible and the reflection on Scripture of successive generations of Christians). Scripture and Tradition are interpreted by the Church’s teaching office, exercised by the Pope and Bishops (The Magisterium). Authority in the Church is held and exercised by the Pope and the College of Bishops, as successors to the Apostles. The Pope and the Bishops can teach authoritatively and infallibly on issues of faith and morals. This is a service of charity to The Word of God, which they faithfully serve.
If you would like to get in touch with us, our telephone number and full address is at the bottom of each web page. Otherwise please use our Contact Form.