Welcome to the Church of The Ascension

SERVICES ARE STILL PERMITTED UNDER THE NEW NATIONAL LOCKDOWN REGULATIONS AND WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AT MASS.

The Church of The Ascension has been serving God and his people in the North End of Portsmouth for over 100 years.

We very much hope that you will visit us and join in the offering of worship.


Click here to view our Visitor Information.

Click here for resources for private worship in Lent.

Services and events for this week:

SUNDAY 7th MARCH – The Third Sunday of Lent
11am Combined Family Mass at The Ascension
(No Mass at St Saviour)


Monday 8th March – Edward King, Bishop
10am Low Mass at St Saviour

Tuesday 9th March
No Mass

Wednesday 10th March
11.30am Low Mass at St Saviour

Thursday 11th March
6pm Stations of the Cross at The Ascension
6.30pm Low Mass at The Ascension

Friday 12th March
6pm Evensong at St Saviour
6.30pm Low Mass at St Saviour

Saturday 13th March
No Mass

NEXT SUNDAY 14th MARCH – Lent IV
(Mothering Sunday)
11am Combined Family Mass at St Saviour
with blessing of Posies
(No Mass at The Ascension)

News

Monthly Newsletter
To view the March 2021 Newsletter, click here.
To view details of our Holy Week Services, click here.

Junior Choir is currently suspended due to Covid 19.
Our Junior Choir is for infant and junior school-aged children. We meet for Choir Practice each Thursday from 5.15 to 5.55pm and sing at the Family Mass on the first Sunday of the month. Please visit the Junior Choir page for more information. New members are always welcome.

For information regarding upcoming events, please visit our events page.
To view the 2020 Social Diary, click here.

Messy Church
On Sunday 13th December, we held a Covid secure Messy Church. It was the first time it was able to take place since lockdown. Follow this link to see some photographs from the day!

The High Altar in Lent