Welcome to the Catholic Church of St Birinus, Dorchester on Thames
Welcome to the website for the parish church of St Birinus, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxford.
Fr John Osman and his parishioners greet you as parishioner or visitor to our little gem.
St Birinus and its associated cemetery and presbytery have remained largely unaltered since its founding in 1849. St Birinus was one of the first "new" Catholic churches raised since the 1850 Act restored the hierarchy.
Click on the button "Documents" at the
bottom of the list on this page to disclose a menu of documents
available on this site. Click on the document you desire and open it by
An electronic version of the parish WEEKLY NEWSLETTER will be placed here whenever one is available.
Sometimes a photographic copy might be placed on the tab "Bulletin for this week".
St Birinus Parish is part of the Archdiocese of Birmingham which is registered as a charity.