"If God is for us, who can be against us"Welcome to St. Margarets and St. Helens parish Ongar Essex.

Our Parish

The Parish of Ongar is a rural Parish, the most widespread in the Diocese. Although small in terms of numbers, in our case being small is an advantage and really does mean beautiful! Because we are small people easily get to know each other which creates a friendly & caring, family atmosphere. Small certainly doesn’t mean that nothing is happening! On the contrary to survive we must be active both spiritually and socially……more

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Regular Mass Times

Mass at St Helen’s, Ongar: Saturdays 5.30 p.m, Sundays 8.45 a.m. Holy Days 9.00 a.m. Tuesdays to Fridays 9.00 a.m.


Mass at St Margaret of Scotland, Doddinghurst: Sundays 10:30 a.m., Holy Days usually 8.00 p.m (subject to variation – please check before attending)


Further details here – Mass Times