The Roman Catholic church of the Assumption of Mary and St. Joseph in Leiden welcomes parishioners from many languages and nationalities. We have substantial groups of people that have Italian, French as their mother tongue.


Dutch Mass every Sunday at 11.30
every Wednesday at 19.00
St. Joseph Herensingel 3
English Mass every Sunday at 17.00 St. Lodewijk  Steenschuur 19



Almost every week an English spoken so-called School of Community is held by the Catholic lay movement 'Communion and Liberation' at Alexanderstraat 1A. Contact: info@clnederland.org.


Confession in English is possible with the priest of the parish every Wednesday at 18.30 at the St. Joseph:

J.H. Smith
071 513 0700

Also check out the English website of the St. Lodewijk in the centre of Leiden.