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The parish was formed in 2006 by merging the adjoining parishes of St Mary and St Monica (which served Cottingley) and Sacred Heart (which served Bingley). We now have two churches in the parish, one from each of the two previous parishes.
Ministers at Mass next weekend
Saturday 5pm, 25 May at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: Mark Startin, Jim Barker
Sunday 9.15am 26 May at St Mary & St Monica's Church
Readers: R Anne-Marie Bentley, P Anne Monaghan
Sunday 11.15am, 26 May at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: George Hladowski, Vivien Drake
Ministers at Mass the following week
Saturday 5pm, 1 Jun at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: Christina Smith, Mark Startin
Sunday 9.15am 2 Jun at St Mary & St Monica's Church
Readers: R John McElroy, P Ann McKerchar
Sunday 11.15am, 2 Jun at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: Julie Martin, Barbara Hladowski
The Knights of St Columba are holding the next Inter-Parish Quiz at 8.00pm on Monday 6th May (Early May Bank Holiday) at the Shipley Catholic Club, Bradford Road, Shipley (near the Ring O’Bells – behind St. Walburga’s Church). Teams of 5 maximum – but a parish may enter more than one team. 8 rounds of general knowledge questions with NO embarrassing individual questions. Supporters/cheerleaders are also very welcome. Pie and pea supper provided at no charge.
Renovation of Sacred Heart Church
News, May 2018:
Bishop's Pastoral letters
Bishop Marcus Stock has issued the following Pastoral Letters:
Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults in the Diocese of Leeds
The old Vetting and Barring Scheme was halted by the government and, following the introduction of the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012, there have been several changes to what is now the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS - formerly CRB) Disclosure applications. For further details, please consult the Leeds diocesan website.