Welcome to St Joseph & St John the Baptist Catholic Churches

We are a vibrant and welcoming Catholic community in Brighton, with a vision to form disciples of Jesus Christ, to love others,
and to serve our city.

Social Outreach and Community Building - The Fitzherbert Community Hub

We work in partnership with our three local grassroots charities, Voices in Exile, Brighton Table Tennis Club and Real Junk Food Project, to run the Fitzherbert Community Hub and cafe.

Try Alpha?

Alpha is a space where you can ask the questions you’ve always wanted to ask: a course that explores faith, meaning and purpose.

Get Involved

We are a community serving each other and the local area – whether it’s through welcome, making coffee, music, DIY, or families ministry, joining a Team can be a great way to serve God, build friendship, and make a difference. 

Community Cafe run by the Real Junk Food Project

Opening hours are,  Mondays 11am-3pm, Tuesday – Friday 10:30am – 2:30pm

We serve tea, coffee and cakes and a pay as you feel lunch from 12pm

Tuesday evenings - Discussion and learning

Our lively Tuesday evenings of learning, discussion and friendship are online at 7:30 every week

Wednesday Lectio Divina

Join online at 8pm every Wednesday

Thursday Mornings

Join us online at 10 on Thursday mornings for social time, learning and discussion

If you are new to our parish and website -


Alpha is a space where you can ask the questions you’ve always wanted to ask. The Alpha course explores faith, meaning and purpose. We get together every week to watch a talk and explore life’s biggest questions. Everyone is welcome.

Please Support Our Mission

Mass online

Every Sunday we stream and record the 11am Mass from St Joseph’s

You will find all the recordings on our youtube channel 

And the latest or live Mass