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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, 21 September at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Mark Startin, P Patrick Abbott
Sunday 9.15am 22 Sep at St Mary & St Monica's Church
Readers: R Kevin King, P Mark Vincent
Sunday 11.15am, 22 September at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Nick Foster, P George Hladowski
Ministers at Mass the following week
Saturday 5pm, 28 September at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Peter Taylor, P Mark Startin
Sunday 9.15am 29 Sep at St Mary & St Monica's Church
Readers: R John McElroy, P Paul Sullivan
Sunday 11.15am, 29 September at Sacred Heart Church
Readers: R Paul Palathingal, P Julie Martin
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:
Diocese of Leeds - Annual Report 2018 - 2019
The Diocese’s Report and Consolidated Financial Statements for the year ended 31 March 2019 has been filed with the Charity Commission and is now available on the Diocese’s web site. To access the Report, click on the following link: www.dioceseofleeds.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/ANNUAL-REPORT-2019.pdf Copies of the Annual Report can be obtained by contacting Louise Ward in the Finance Department
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.