St Mungo's Church, Townhead, Glasgow

St Mungo's Church, Townhead, Glasgow

Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: 52 Parson Street, Glasgow, G4 0RX
Local Authority: Glasgow
Listing: B


Church Overview

Designed by the London architect George Goldie 1869 in French Gothic style. High altar by Gillespie, Kidd and Coia 1952. The church is in the care of the Passionist congregation. Five apsidal chapels include St Paul of the Cross (founder of the Passionists), St Margaret of Scotland, and Our Lady of Sorrows which has a Portuguese polychrome wood statue. Late 19th-century stained glass by Mayer of Munich. Gothic-style timber confessionals.


Sundays: 10.00am, 12.00 noon and 7.00pm

Opening Arrangements

Open Monday to Friday 9.30am-1.00pm, 5.30-6.30pm; Saturday 9.30am-1.00pm, 4.30-8.00pm; Sunday 9.30am-1.00pm, 6.30-8.00pm

Access for partially abled  Induction loop for the deaf  toilets available

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St Mungo's Church, Townhead, Glasgow


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