St Joseph's Catholic Church

Bishop Thornton, Harrogate

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Mass Times

Sunday: 9.30am
Tuesday: 9.30am
Thursday: 9.30am

Confessions on request

Mass times during the week can occasionally change. Please check the latest bulletin for times.

MESSAGE FROM BISHOP MARCUS ABOUT RE-OPENING CHURCHES

On 23 June, the Prime Minister announced that from 4 July places of worship would be allowed to re-open for collective acts of worship. This follows the permission which had already been given to re-open churches for individual private prayer from 15 June. Many of the...

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MESSAGE FROM FATHER MAURICE FOR 13th SUNDAY

As you will all know by now there will be churches opening for Mass next week-end. I am afraid this will not include us.  We still do not satisfy health and safety requirements to enable social distancing.  The most obvious way we do not satisfy these requirements is...

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MESSAGE FROM FATHER MAURICE FOR CORPUS CHRISTI

You are probably all wondering if we are going to be opening soon for private prayer, and then next month for Mass. There are strict health and safety criteria to be met with before churches can open and unfortunately we do not meet these criteria.  This is certainly...

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CALLS FOR CHURCHES TO BE RE-OPENED

Archbishop John Wilson (The Archbishop of Southwark) wrote to the Prime Minister, Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, this week expressing his understanding of “a growing sense of dissatisfaction” particularly as our churches are not yet permitted to open where a growing number...

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MESSAGE FROM FATHER MAURICE FOR TRINITY SUNDAY

"Christianity, as generally understood in the light of its Gentile development, is focused not on the genuine existential  spiritual legacy of the Jewish Jesus, but on the intellectual acceptance of the divine Christ and his superhuman existence within the mystery of...

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MESSAGE FROM FATHER MAURICE FOR PENTECOST

Remember that the Word of God is sacramental and at a time when you cannot receive the eucharist, how about reading the Word of God, the Acts of the Apostles and St.Paul in particular? Near the end of his gospel, Luke writes:  “And now I am sending upon you what the...

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MESSAGE FROM FATHER MAURICE FOR THE ASCENSION

Remember also that the word of God is sacramental, in a period when you cannot receive the eucharist, how about reading the Word of God, the Acts of the Apostles and St.Paul in particular? We`ve been thinking about that period of time after the resurrection which is...

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NEW: PARISH NEWSLETTER

We have now launched a weekly newsletter for the parish so you can get the Bulletin and some additional news about the parish straight into your inbox each week. If you would like to be added to the parish database for this purpose or know anyone else who would like...

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