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

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Bulletins & News

Choir at Chantry Chapel for the National Heritage Weekend

​St Austin's Choir will perform two short recitals at the Chantry Chapel on Saturday 9 September 2017 at 12 noon and 2 pm as part of the National Heritage Weekend events.  Entry is free.  More details by logging on to

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Vespers and Compline at Chantry Chapel

Vespers and Compline at the Chantry Chapel on Sunday 10 September.  Mgr Smith will celebrate Sung Vespers at 5 pm.  This will be followed by Compline [sung] at 7 pm.  All welcome.

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Meeting of Catechists - important meeting

There will be a meeting of all catechists in St Austin's Presbytery for those engaged in the preparation of children and young people for the sacraments of First Confession, First Holy Communion and Confirmationon Thursday 7

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Sunday 3rd September 2017

Sunday 27th August 2017

Bulletin 20-27 August 2017

The Assuption of the Blessed Virgin Mary - a Holy Day of Obligation

Please note that Tuesday 15 August is a Holy Day of Obligation when Catholics are bound to attend Mass.  Masses will be celebrated at 9 30 am in St Austin's, 12 noon in English Martyrs and 6 30 pm in St Austin's.

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Sunday 13th August 2017

Sunday 6th August 2017

Sunday 30th July 2017

Parish Forum Meeting July 2017

The Parish of St Austin’s and English Martyrs’

Parish Forum Meeting

at English Martyrs’ Centre

Thursday 20 July 2017 at 7 pm


1             Opening Prayer:   – Fr Smith


2             Minutes of the last

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Fr David Stewart SJ

This weekend - 29\30 July 2017, Fr David Stewart will be speaking at all Masses on the subject of the Apostleship of Prayer.  Fr Stewart will also be speaking about the the forthcoming week of guided prayer which will take place

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