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The Churches of St Austin's, Wakefield, Est. 1828 & English Martyrs, Wakefield, Est. 1932

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Bulletins & News

Archbishops’ Letter on Resumption of Collective Worship

A Message from the Metropolitan Archbishops of the Catholic Church in England regarding the resumption of collective worship (Mass and services) in England may be accessed here

The Sunday obligation remains suspended for the

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Monsignor Smith's homily for the Feast of Ss Peter and Paul

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Mgr Smith's homily for the Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

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Monsignor Smith's homily for the feast of Corpus Christi

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St Austin's Church re-opening update

Churches in England can re-open for private prayer from Monday 15th June 2020. However strict measures need to be put in place in order to meet the goverment's guidelines. There is a good deal of work to be undertaken before

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The Gospel of St Matthew podcasts

Father Henry Longbottom has asked many people from around the diocese to read sections of the St Matthew gospel. As a result the whole of that gospel is now available to listen to in a series of podcasts.

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Monsignor Smith's homily for Trinity Sunday

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Monsignor Smith's homily for Whitsunday

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Prayer Intentions for the Week

During the week I read in Pray as you Go the following words which have kept coming back to me. They are the words of Simeon used in a meditation from Luke 2:28.

 

I have enough

I have taken the Saviour 

The hope of

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Monsignor Smith's homily for the Sunday after Ascension

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Monsignor Smith's homily for the Sixth Sunday in Eastertide

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Monsignor Smith's Homily for the Fifth Sunday in Eastertide

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