Holy Ghost Catholic Church

The Holy Ghost is the Catholic parish in Balham and more or less covers the area between Wandsworth, Clapham and Tooting Commons.
It serves a vibrant and growing Catholic community and is always ready to welcome new members. We particularly specialise in helping people understand and live their Christian faith by offering a wide variety of talks, discussions and courses throughout the year.

Sunday Services:

9.00am Holy Mass
10.00am Family Mass (with hymns)
11.30am Sung Mass
6.00pm Holy Mass

Regular Activities:

  • Au Pairs’ Club
  • Catechist Training
  • Choir
  • Convert Classes
  • Evenings of Recollection for Men & Women
  • Exploring the Catechism
  • First Steps Parenting Course
  • Marriage Preparation Courses
  • Mothers’ Forum
  • Natural Family Planning Classes (Call 020 7437 0892)
  • Sacramental Preparation
  • Scripture Study


Church Office on weekday mornings 9am – 1pm: 020 8355 0211.
Postal Address: 36 Nightingale Square, Balham, SW12 8QN.
Email: hgbalham@aol.com