"Welcome to our Parish of St. Joseph the Worker, caring for the community in Hutton & Shenfield."

Parish Priest, Rev. Leslie Knight

The current Catholic church of St. Joseph The Worker was consecrated by the Right Reverend, Patrick J Casey, Bishop of Brentwood, on Friday 30 April 1976.

The Parish is renowned for being a loving, caring community.

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Parish Mission Statement

"To have Christ at the centre of our lives, enabling us to grow in faith as a community where all feel welcomed, loved and valued."

Upcoming week at St. Joseph's

COVID-19 info

We are currently running two Masses:

    Saturday vigil Mass at 6.00pm.
    Sunday at 10.30am.



Maundy Thursday – Mass of Lord’s Supper - at 8pm

(No washing of the feet, no procession to alter of repose)

Good Friday - Solemn liturgy of Lord Passion - at 3pm

(No adoration of the cross)

Holy Saturday - Liturgy of Pascal Vigil and First mass of Easter - at 7.30pm

Easter Sunday - Resurrection of the Lord  - Masses 8.30am & 10.30am 


Measures are in place to facilitate social distancing inside the Church.

You will not need “to book” to come to Mass, however inevitably social distancing measures will limit numbers.

A facemask is mandatory.


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Location and contact details


St. Joseph The Worker Catholic Church, 17 Highview Crescent, Hutton, Essex, CM13 1BJ

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Contact details

Telephone 01277 221917
Mobile 07730 409 784
Parish priest Rev. Leslie Knight