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Welcome to St Julians Parish Church, Newport

Welcome to St Julians Parish Church Newport, dedicated to the local martyrs Julius and Aaron, contemporaries of St Alban.

“Where God comes first and lives are changed”

St Julius & St Aaron Church is the Anglican parish church serving the St Julian’s area of Newport (so also known as St Julians Parish Church).
The parish sits within the East Newport Ministry Area of the Diocese of Monmouth of the Church in Wales

We are a mission-focused and welcoming church in the Catholic Tradition of the Church in Wales. We are known for our engaging, modern Catholic liturgy, our high standard of music and our relaxed, prayerful atmosphere where men, women, young people, children, toddlers and babies are warmly welcomed, encouraged and nurtured in the knowledge and love of God. Come and join us!

Service Times

The Parish of St Julians is in the Diocese of Monmouth and in the East Newport Ministry Area

The required restrictions around managing the COVID-19 pandemic mean that public worship is currently suspended in the church building itself. However, worship continues online every week – see our live page for details.

Service Schedule

Monday    0930   Mass
Tuesday          No Mass
Wednesday 0930   Mass
Thursday  1900   Mass
Friday    0930   Mass
Saturday  0930   Mass

Other Sunday Services

Please consult the news posts on the home page for details of Sunday Evening Worship and any other ad-hoc services. Advent, Lent, Easter and Christmas services will be separately detailed on this website (look for links on the home page or main menu).

Other Weekday Services

The Angelus or Regina Coeli is rung daily at 9am and 6pm.

The Mass (or a Liturgy of the Word with Holy Communion) is celebrated daily except Tuesdays at 9.30am (7pm on Thursdays).

We pray the Rosary on one Saturday each Month at 9am before 9.30am Mass (consult weekly list for details)

We pray the Jesus Prayer on one Wednesday of the Month at 9am (consult weekly list for details)

Visiting the Church

With services held almost every day of the week, the best way to experience SS Julius and Aaron is at one of our acts of worship. However, the Church is generally open on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 08:45-12:30hrs and you are welcome to call in for some space for prayer, reflection and stillness.

The Sacraments

The Baptism (Christening) of Adults and Children is held on certain Sundays of the year at 12.30pm by arrangement with Fr David.

The Holy Communion of those unable to come to Church. The Blessed Sacrament is perpetually reserved and Holy Communion can be received at home by arrangement with Fr David.

Sacraments of Healing: The Holy Oils are reserved in Church for Anointing the Sick – please contact Fr David.

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) is celebrated liturgically in Advent and Lent and is available on Saturdays Noon-1pm and by appointment with Fr David.

Please notify Fr David of illness at home or in hospital.