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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, 20 Jul at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Jeremy Charnock, P Mark Startin
Sunday 9.15am 21 Jul at St Mary & St Monica's Church
Readers: R Helena Harrington, P Angela Asquith
Sunday 11.15am, 21 Jul at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Barbara Hladowski, P Michael Moran
Ministers at Mass the following week
Saturday 5pm, 27 Jul at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Patrick Abbott, P Christina Smith
Sunday 9.15am 28 Jul at St Mary & St Monica's Church
Readers: R Anne Monaghan, P Phil Lynch
Sunday 11.15am, 28 Jul at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Maria Beckwith, P Anne Trotter
The Knights of St Columba are holding the next Inter-Parish Quiz at 8.00pm on Monday 16th September 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.