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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Lent events in the parish

Lent Talks:  Monsignor Smith will give a series of talks for the season of Lent at 10.00 am on Mondays from 11 March, in St Austin’s Parish Rooms, beginning with tea and coffee.

40 Hours Devotion:  This will take place at St Austin’s beginning with Mass at 7.30 pm on Friday 15 March.  Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will then continue, interrupted only for Mass, until the 11.00 am Mass on Sunday 17 March.  That Mass will end with Solemn Benediction.  Sign-up sheets to cover the whole period of Exposition will be available next weekend.  Please be generous with your time. 

Stations of the Cross each Friday of Lent at English Martyrs at 11.15 am and each Wednesday at St Austin’s at 7.00 pm followed by Benediction (Not Ash Wednesday).