Welcome to Worth Abbey — a community of Roman Catholic Benedictine monks near Crawley, West Sussex.

Our vocation as monks is truly to seek God. This website offers insights into how we are responding to this call; and I hope it will encourage you in your love of God and your neighbour. Read Abbot Mark’s welcome message…

Pray with us

Visit us at Worth Abbey Church at any time during each day.

Pray with us through Live Streaming

Join us at the Retreat Centre which is offering a new programme of retreats


Monastic life

Delve into our monastic life:

Find out what life at Worth Abbey is like, discover the personal accounts of some of the monks or find out about our wonderful buildings.

Delve into our monastic life