St Francis of Assisi RC Church
Serving The Community for over 150 Years
“The Joy of the Gospel fills the hearts and lives of all who encounter Jesus. Those who accept His offer of salvation are set free…Whenever we take a step towards Jesus, we come to realise He is already there, waiting for us with open arms.” (Pope Francis)
The parish of St Francis covers the whole of Stratford and part of Plaistow in the London borough of Newham and part of Leytonstone in Waltham Forest.
St Francis Catholic Primary School is a short walk from the Church.
Priests Serving in the Community….
Fr Patrick Lonsdale, OFM (Guardian)
Fr Brian McGrath, OFM
Fr Michael O’Grady OFM (Parish Priest)
Fr Yusuf Bagh, OFM