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

The First World War and those who came home

The First World War​ - plans are now being made to commemorate and celebrate the centenary end of the First World War in November 2018.  We have a great deal of information on the 86 soldiers named on St Austin's War Memorial

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The Easter Triduum 2018

​The Easter Triduum​ will take place in St Austin's Church

 

Maundy Thursday -  The evening Mass of the Lord's Supper will be at 7 30 pm followed by watching at the Altar of Repose until midnight.  Good Friday - The

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Irish Dancing Classes

​These take place in St Austin's Parish Centre on Wednesday evenings from 6 30 to 7 30 pm for boys and girls from the age of 3+ and adults from 7 30 to 8 30 pm.  Tel Sinead on 07854 335290 or mccarrondance@outlook.com for more

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Offertory Envelopes

Offertory Envelopes: 

This weekend (3&4 March) Niall and Barbara will be distributing the new Offertory Envelopes to existing users. 

Where parishioners use envelopes and are tax payers the Parish can reclaim the tax paid

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Christmas and New Year Masses and Services 2017

Friday 22 December at 3 pm in St Austin's Church - Children's Carol Service followed by refreshments in the Parish Centre.  

Fourth Sunday of Advent - Masses Saturday 23 December​ - St Austin's Church at 6 15

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The Feast of SS Peter and Paul

The feast of SS Peter and Paul, on Thursday 29 June, is a Holy Day of Obligation.  This year additional Masses will be celebrated to give the faithful an opportunity to fulfil this obligation.  These will be at St Austin's at 9

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Bulletin 18-25 June 2017

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Bulletin 18-25 June 2017

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Traditional Requiem sung in Chantry Chapel

Monsignor David celebrated a Requiem Mass in the Chantry Chapel on Friday 30th December. The Mass was sung with the assitsance of the choir and local 'schola'. This has now become aa annual traditional Requiem whiuch started in

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