- Wied il-Għajn, also known as Marsaskala, became a parish in 1949, and the small church of St. Anne, the property of the Senglea Chapter became the parish church. The present church was built in 1953.
Parish Population: 13,500
Parish Church dedicated to St. Anne
Rev. Roderick Camilleri
Parish OfficeParish Church of St. Anne
Office HoursMondays, Wednesdays and Fridays:4.30- 5.30 p.m.
Telephone21 636 878 Church27 633 703 Office
Parish ClergyRev. Roderick Camilleri, Parish PriestRev. Luke Cutajar, Vice Parish PriestRev. Victor Agius
Priest resident in the parishRev. Charles Abela
Parish Pastoral CouncilPresident: Rev. Roderick Camilleri, Parish PriestChairperson: Ms Mildred FalzonSecretary: Ms Maria Xuereb
Parish Economic CouncilPresident: Rev. Roderick Camilleri, Parish PriestChairperson: Mr Patrick AnastasiSecretary: Ms Mildred FalzonMember: Ms Grace Zammit
Holy MassesSundays and Feast Days: 6.30, 8.00, 9.15, 11.30 a.m; 6.00 p.m.Saturdays: 7.45 a.m., 5.15, 6.30, 8.00p.m.Weekdays: 7.00, 7.45 a.m.; 6.00 p.m. (winter) 6.30 p.m. (summer)
The Old Parish Church of St. AnneThe church was given by the Senglea chapter to the Archbishop to be used as the parish church of the locality.
Church of Our Lady of ConsolationThe chapel, known as “tal-Markiża”, was built in the 18th century.
Church of the Holy RosaryThe church was built in 1856 by Luigi dei Conti Manduca; in 1997 the family donated the church to the diocese.
Holy MassesSundays and Feast Days: 11.00am (in English)
St. Anthony’s ChurchThe church was built in 1675 and even today many people visit the church to implore the saint’s help. Holy Mass is celebrated in it on the 13th June.
Priest in chargeParish Priest
Church of Our Lady of Light and St. AnthonyThe church was built in 1748 on the site of an earlier church dedicated to St. John the Baptist, which had been closed in 1654.
Priest in chargeRev. Roderick Camilleri
Telephone21 695 518
Church of St. CajetanThe church is near St. Thomas Bay and was built in 1657; Mass is celebrated every Saturday Evening at 7.00 pm.
Priest in chargeRev. Remigio Saliba
Church of Our Lady of Consolation
Address:Żonqor Street, Marsascala
Opening Hours:6.30am - 8.00pm (winter)6.30am - 9.00pm (summer)