Do you want to be a Deacon?


Could you be a deacon?

Archbishop Malcolm will be hosting two information evenings for men who may feel called to the diaconate. Each evening will begin at 7.30 p.m. with refreshments on arrival from 7.00 p.m. and will finish by 9.00 p.m. Wives and supporting deacons or priests will also be very welcome. The dates are:


Thursday 26th October at St. Margaret Mary's Presbytery, Pilch Lane L14 0JG.

Thursday 23rd November at St. Bede's Guildhall, Appleton Village, Widnes. WA8 6EL.


If you are interested in the diaconate but unable to attend either of these evenings, please email Fr. Chris Fallonm (, or Deacon Paul Rooney ( for more information.

Update 01-02-2023


The children in school have been asked about the role of a deacon. Take a look below at some of their work. Jim's job may be on the line 😁 😁 😁 😁

Update 18-01-2023


Diaconate Information Evening


Archbishop Malcolm will be hosting another Diaconate Information Evening on Wednesday 8th February, from 7.30 pm to 9.00 pm in the Parish Centre at St George’s, Station Road, Maghull, L31 3DF, with refreshments available from 7.00 pm. 


The evening is open to anyone who would like to find out more about the diaconate, especially men who are wondering if they may be called to this ministry. Wives and supporting priests and deacons are also very welcome. For more information, email Fr Chris Fallon, or Deacon Paul Rooney,

Please take a look at the pages above and if you are interested, why not speak to our own Deacon Jim. Contact him via the Parish website or at