Welcome to the Roman Catholic Parish of St John the Evangelist Mongeham and St Andrew Sandwich.


9am at St John’s Mongeham
5.30pm at St John’s Mongeham (First Mass of Sunday)

9am at St Andrews’ Sandwich
11am at St John’s Mongeham

9am at St John’s Mongeham

11.15am at the Convent

9am at St John’s Mongeham

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Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is normally available from:

  • 8.30 – 8.50am before the 9am Sunday Mass at St. Andrew’s.
  • After the Saturday 9am Mass at St John’s Mongeham

It is also available at other times by appointment by calling 01304 374870.


Both St John’s Mongeham and St Andrew’s Sandwich are open for Mass at the regular times (above).
We look forward to welcoming you!

If you need help

Do please call the Parish Office on 01304 374870 or
use our Contact page.

Fr. Matthew MADEWA (Parish Priest)

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Rev. Fr. Matthew’Gbenga MADEWA is a Priest of the Catholic Diocese of Ondo, Nigeria, formerly the Chaplain of the Nigerian Catholic Chaplaincy of England and Wales and now Parochial Administrator of the Parish of St. John’s Mongeham and St. Andrew’s Sandwich.


Parish Life

We are here to give praise and worship to almighty God, to strive for lives of holiness  –  looking to Jesus the pioneer and perfecter of our faith, and to proclaim the good news of salvation in Jesus Christ.   Please look around our site;  if you can’t find what you are looking for, then please contact us.

Our parish of St John the Evangelist Mongeham and St Andrew Sandwich serves the Catholic community of South Deal, Walmer, Worth and Sandwich. Please see to the right of this page for Sunday Mass times – for services on other days please click on the button below right.

This map shows the boundaries of the Parish.   Neighbouring parishes are:  to the North Ramsgate (www.ramsgateandminster.com);  to the East, Deal (www.saintthomasdeal.co.uk);  to the South, Buckland (01304 823402);  and to the West, Aylsham (01304 206766)