St John the Baptist, Port Glasgow

St John the Baptist, Port Glasgow

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Shore Street, Port Glasgow, PA14 5HD
Local Authority: Inverclyde

Church Overview

Gothic church built in 1854 with pinnacles rising from the buttressed gable front. Refurbished 2000. Stained glass including ‘The Risen Christ’ above the main door by Edward Harkness. Fresco of St Thérèse by George Duffy above sacristy door.


Sunday: Vigil Mass 6.00pm (Sat), 9.30 and 11.00 am;

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: Mass 9.30am;

Thursday: Mass 7:00pm; Saturday: Mass 10.00am.

Confessions; Thursday 6:30-7pm, Saturday 10:30-11am, on request.

Devotions; Thursday 6:30pm.

Other services as announced.

Opening Arrangements

Open daily 9.00am-5.00pm


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St John the Baptist, Port Glasgow


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