Further to Fr David’s announcement at the weekend regarding First Holy Communion, please contact The Presbytery on: 01376 326779 if you wish your child to make their First Holy Communion and Fr David will contact you.

The Church of Our Lady Queen of Peace Braintree was founded in 1939.It is believed to be the last Church to be opened before the outbreak of the Second World War. Our parish is a vibrant community, with a programme of worship, faith development and many activities.

Address: The Presbytery, The Avenue, Braintree, Essex, CM7 3HY

Telephone No: 01376 326779

Email: braintree@brcdt.org


We are all made in the “image and likeness of God”. Given this clear truth of faith, all abuse, always and everywhere, is wrong. It is a serious Crime.

Parish Safeguarding Officer is Jacqui Leech

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Sacrament of Reconciliation

Before Confession

During Confession

After Confession

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Perfect Contrition and Sprititual Communion

What to do if you cannot go to Confession or receive Holy Communion Because of the COVID-19 virus.

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Catholic Bishops’ Conference

A Letter from the President and Vice President on behalf of all Bishops of the Conference.

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