Liverpool

The Archdiocese of Liverpool has 214 churches (as of 2007). The cathedral is  in Liverpool and dedicated to Christ the King. The Diocese of Liverpool was founded on 29 September 1850, and elevated to become an archdiocese on 28 October 1911. It consists of the county of Lancashire south of the Ribble, parts of Merseyside, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, and the Isle of Man. It is the Metropolitan diocese in Province of Liverpool.

Widnes (Hough Green) – Our Lady of Perpetual Succour

An early example by the post-war practice of local architects L.A.G. Prichard, characterised by high-peaked gables at... Read More

Wigan – Sacred Heart

A brick church in modern Romanesque style, by the prolific Catholic architect W.C. Mangan.  The first church was... Read More

Wigan – St John

One of a pair of outstanding early nineteenth century Catholic churches in Wigan. A Jesuit church built in 1819 in a... Read More

Wigan – St Mary

One of a pair of outstanding early nineteenth century Catholic churches in Wigan. A secular church built in 1818, its... Read More

Wigan – St Patrick

A red brick Gothic church, built for the incoming Irish community, with elaborate later furnishings. The mission was... Read More

Windleshaw – St Thomas of Canterbury

The church stands in a conspicuous position in the streetscape and is a work of Pugin & Pugin, a well-known firm of... Read More

Winstanley – St Aidan

A functional post-Vatican II design.  The church was built in 1972, serving the southwestern suburbs of Wigan. It is... Read More

Withnell – St Joseph (The Moorland Sanctuary)

A stone-built late nineteenth-century dual-purpose church and school with presbytery, forming a group of some historic... Read More

Woodvale – St John Stone

A modern church built to a fan-shaped plan, providing an intimate worship space within a broadly traditional external... Read More

Woolton – St Mary

St Mary’s church and its ancillary buildings form an attractive group at the heart of the Woolton Conservation Area.... Read More

Worsley Mesnes – St Jude

A fine mid-1960s church by L.A.G. Prichard, with a fan-shaped plan. The circular baptistery is a landmark on the... Read More

Wrightington – St Joseph

A large and characterful late-nineteenth century church and presbytery, built from the designs of James Sinnott for... Read More

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