Sunday, April 21, 2019

Easter Joy!

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Happy Easter!

Thank you to the clergy, servers, singers and people for making the Triduum such a deeply spiritual experience again at Notre Dame. Special thanks to Fr. Peter Kravos for giving us a free run of the chapel and its facilities.

Holy Mass on Easter Sunday:

11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Confession at call.


Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The Sacred Triduum

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Maundy Thursday:
6.00 p.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton.
7.30 p.m. Notre Dame chapel, Leeds University RC Chaplaincy, St. Mark's Avenue, Leeds
Good Friday:
3.00 p.m. Notre Dame, Leeds University RC Chaplaincy, St. Mark's Avenue, Leeds
Holy Saturday:
2.00 p.m. Notre Dame, Leeds University RC Chaplaincy, St. Mark's Avenue, Leeds

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Easter Sunday:
11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Holy Week

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Holy Week schedule 2019

Palm Sunday: 
11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Holy Monday:
10.00 a.m. St. Joseph's, Martin Street, Brighouse

Holy Tuesday & Spy Wednesday: 
10.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton

Maundy Thursday:
6.00 p.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton.
7.30 p.m. Notre Dame chapel, Leeds University RC Chaplaincy, St. Mark's Avenue, Leeds

Good Friday:
3.00 p.m. Notre Dame chapel, Leeds University RC Chaplaincy, St. Mark's Avenue, Leeds

Holy Saturday:
2.00 p.m. Notre Dame chapel, Leeds University RC Chaplaincy, St. Mark's Avenue, Leeds

Easter Sunday:
11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford



Thursday, April 4, 2019

Sacred Triduum and this weekend

Due to recent clerical appointments I have been unable to announce the details of the Sacred Triduum this year until now.

Once again the Triduum will take place at Notre Dame chapel at the Catholic Chaplaincy in St. Mark's Avenue, Leeds at the following times:


Notre Dame, Leeds Uni chaplaincy.

Holy Thursday 7.30 p.m. with adoration at the chapel of repose until 9.00 p.m.
Good Friday 3.00 p.m.
Holy Saturday 2.00 p.m.

Easter Sunday 11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
                        12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

(No Cathedral Mass on Easter Sunday)

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This weekend sees Passion Sunday and the statues should be now veiled in purple to signify our Lord's hiding from view as recalled in the Gospel. As we are henceforth in Passiontide the Judica me and the Gloria patri are omitted at Mass. We have two Masses:

11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton missa cantata
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

This Saturday at 3.00 p.m. there will be Mass in the Ordinariate Rite at St. Joseph's, Bradford. It is nice to see other people at this Mass who also go to the EF Masses on Sunday.

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Laetare

This Sunday is the fourth Sunday of Lent or Laetare Sunday and the liturgical colour is rose which signifies a slight lift in the penitential season. We have two Masses:

11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Confessions at call.Jesus multiplies the loves and fish.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Lent III

This Sunday is the third Sunday of Lent and we have two Masses:
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11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Confessions at call.

Monday, March 18, 2019

St. Joseph

Tuesday is the feast of St. Joseph. We have two Masses:

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10.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Confessions at call.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Lent II

Sunday is the feast of St. Patrick and also the second Sunday of Lent.

We have three Masses:

8.00 a.m. Leeds Cathedral, Cookridge Street, Leeds
11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Confessions at call.

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Quadragesima

This weekend marks the first Sunday of Lent.

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We have two Masses:

11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford missa cantata

Confessions at call.

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Ash Wednesday

Wednesday is the start of Lent. It is a day of fast and abstinence, but like Good Friday not a day of obligation.

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Masses:

11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
5.00 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

Confessions at call.

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Of your charity

Please pray for the repose of the soul of Marguerite Jennings of Knaresborough and a regular attendee at our Masses along with her husband Austin.
Marguerite died after an illness patiently borne fortified by the rights of Holy Mother Church. May she rest in peace.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Quinquagesima etc.

This weekend is Quinquagesima which means that Wednesday is Ash Wednesday and as such is a day of fast and abstinence.

On Saturday at 3.00 p.m. there will be Mass in the Ordinariate Rite at St. Joseph's.

On Sunday we have two Masses:

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11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton missa cantata
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford
followed by the Baptism of Grace Carole Shackleton at 1.45 p.m.

On Wednesday we have two Masses at Broughton Hall in the morning at 11.00 a.m. and in the evening at St. Joseph's, Bradford at 5.00 p.m. - Ashes will be distributed at both Masses.

Confessions at call. Remember we should be thinking about Easter Duties - Communion and Confession between Ash Wednesday and Trinity Sunday.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Sexagesima

This Sunday is Sexagesima and Lent is getting nearer - the days are certainly lengthening. We have two Masses:

11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street,
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Reminder that there is Mass on Friday for the feast of the Chair of St. Peter at 7.30 p.m. at St. Austin's, Wentworth Terrace, Wakefield.

There will be Mass at 3.00 p.m. next Saturday (2nd March) in the Rite of the Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham at St. Joseph's, Bradford.

Confessions at call.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Septuagesima

This Sunday is the first of the short pre-Lenten season of Septuagesima and we have three Masses:

8.00 a.m. Leeds Cathedral, Great George Street, Leeds
11.00 a.m. Sacred Heart, Broughton Hall, Skipton
12.30 p.m. St. Joseph's, Pakington Street, Bradford

We will not see green vestments again until after Pentecost now.

On Friday there will be a Solemn High Mass at 7.30 p.m. at St. Austin's, Wentworth Terrace, Wakefield. This will be for the feast of the Chair of St. Peter.