Contact details for each group can be found in the Parish Directory linked at the bottom of this page.

Life Ascending

Prayer, study, talks and social activities for people in their later years


Association for the Propagation of the Faith (APF)

Distribution of the APF magazine and Mission Boxes


Catholic Faith Evangelisation (CaFE)

A national charity producing faith building resources


Catholic Fund for Overseas Development (CAFOD)

The official overseas development agency of the Catholic Church in England and Wales



A worldwide charity of Catholic men, organised in groups (Circles), which aim to advance faith and friendship through family and social gatherings, prayer, fundraising and assisting the clergy.


Centre 33

A local drop-in centre welcoming homeless or otherwise disadvantaged people for free meals


Churches Together in Marshalswick

Six Christian Church communities in Marshalswick share acts of worship and fellowship.


Churches Together in St Albans (CTSA)

Local Christian Church communities in St Albans meet, pray and share views.
Click here to visit the CTSA website for more details.


Conversation Classes

For ladies whose first language is not English. 1-2pm Mondays during term time.



Flower arranging for liturgies, including weddings and funerals


Knights of St Columba

National organization of Catholic men raising money for charity



Offering practical help to pregnant women, mothers and babies.


Mercy Associates

Friends of the Sisters of Mercy


Missionaries of the Sacred Heart

A small group of lay members of the Chevalier family meet once a month to pray and reflect about the importance and continuing relevance of the Spirituality of the Heart in the world today. More information can be found at “Missionaries of the Sacred Heart”


Mothers’ Prayers

An ecumenical organization of mothers praying for children


Neighbourhood Links

Groups of parishioners who are active in their localities within our large parish


Newman Association

Furthering the Christian mission in the light of the work of John Henry Newman


Rosary Group

Meets at say the Rosary after 10am mass


Small Prayer Communities

Groups of 5-10 people meet regularly to pray together


Society of St Vincent de Paul

An international organization helping poor, sick and lonely people


St Albans Celebrate

A weekend of lively faith formation events for all ages


St Albans Romans Football Club

For men aged 16 – 40


The Catholic Workers Farm

Accommodation and support for destitute female asylum seekers and their children


The Living Room

Addiction recovery charity



Join us from 10am on Monday mornings, in term time, for play, singing, crafts and refreshments. Everyone welcome.



Selling fairtrade goods after weekend masses


Welcoming Ministry

Welcoming people to Sunday Masses


Youth Club

For children in years 3-6


You Can be Santa

Providing gifts to disadvantaged children

Parish Directory PDF