Welcome to the parish of St Austin's & English Martyrs


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

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Bulletins & News

Parish Dinner on Monday 25th November 2019

The Parish Dinner (In order to raise funds for parish expenses) will be held on the evening of Monday 25 November at 6.30 pm at Felice’s Bella Roma Restaurant, Northgate, Wakefield. Menus are available at all weekend Masses.

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Important information about Baptism and Confirmation preparation

Baptism:  Anyone wishing to have their children baptised should see the Priest as soon as possible after Sunday Mass to enrol them in the Baptism Preparation Course.  We DO NOT accept any booking over the telephone or by.. Read more

A week of guided prayer at St Peter and Paul

Open to all there will be a week of guided prayer at St Peter and Paul's in Sandal. For more information click here

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The Eucharistic Miracles of the World

An intersting exhibition has been created showing the many mirascles concerning the eucharist. To find out more please click here

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Parish forum June 2019

Parish Forum Meeting on

 

Thursday 27 June 2019 at 7 30 pm in the

English Martyrs Centre

 

M I N U T E S

 

1          Opening prayer led by Fr Smith

 

2          In attendance – Brian Hamill, Barbara

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Former Parish Priest becomes Archbishop

Many congratulations go to Bishop John Wilson who has been made Archbishop of Southwark in London. Bishop John was only in the parish for a short while in 2015 but made a great impact. More details  here

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The Gift

The Gift: We are delighted to re-present “The Gift” starting Thursday 2 May St Austin’s Parish Centre commencing at 7.00 pm and continuing for 6 weeks. The Gift is a nationally renowned programme offering food and friendship,

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Fund raising show in the theatre! UPDATE

From this week's bulletin:

Chopin, Shows and Shanties Concert in St Austin’s Theatre on Saturday 16 February was a hugely successful event for the social life of our parish. Our talented musicians and singers played to a full

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Important information about Confirmations and First Holy Communion

Confirmation for children in years 6 & 7.  St Austin’s church Thursday 28th February.   If you wish your child to be Confirmed in 2019, forms are still available for you to complete and return until the deadline for enrolment on

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