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1st Sunday of Advent/Year B

Sunday 29th   November 2020

Parish Priest:Father Nigel Barr, 1 Buttfield Road, Howden, DN14 7DW. Tel: 01430 430245

There are two churches in our parish: Sacred Heart, Howden, and St. Joseph and St. Thomas, Goole. Please click on the links above to find out about each one.


As you will know, the second national ‘lockdown’ ends on Wednesday of this week (2nd December), and so Mass will be offered publicly on Wednesday at 10.0am at St Joseph’s. Other public Masses will be offered through the week (see times on schedule below) [Next weekend (5th & 6th Dec: 2nd Sunday of Advent) Masses will be at the usual times of 5.30pm Sunday at St Joseph’s, 9.30am Sunday at Sacred Heart, 11.00am Sunday at St Joseph’s.]
Today (29th November) there will be a second collection for the Peru Mission Fund


Read the response of the Bishops of England and Wales to the 'Statement from the President and Vice-President of the Conference on the Prime Minister's statement (October 31st 2020)

Also, here is the link to FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS issued by the Diocese of Leeds concerning the new lockdown measures and public worship

Sat 28th Nov 5.30pm St Joseph's Individual Privave Prayer
Sun 29th Nov 9.30am Sacred Heart Individual Private Prayer
Sun 29th Nov 11.00am St Joseph's Individual Private Prayer
Mon 30th Nov Intentions for Masses to be privately offered this week: see below.
Tue 1st Dec 10.00am Sacred Heart Individual Private Prayer
Wed 2nd Dec 10.00am St Joseph's Mass RIP Fr Michael Sullivan (YBS)(Leeds)
Thur 3rd Dec 10.00am Sacred Heart Mass All living and deceased Members and Benefactors of the Yorkshire Brethren Society
Fri 4th   Dec 10.00am St Joseph's Mass November Dead List: RIP Deceased relatives and friends of the Livingston and Crane families
Sat 5th Dec  8.30am Sacred Heart Mass RIP Father Walter A Burke (YBS) (Hallam)
Sat 5th Dec  Reconciliation available if requested
Sat 5th Dec  5.30pm Saint Joseph's/td> Vigil Mass RIP Christine Mary Carroll (16th anniv)
Sun 6th Dec 9.30am Sacred Heart Mass Intentions of Brenda & Garry Jennings (Golden Wedding Anniversary)
Sun 6th Dec 11.00am St Joseph's Mass People of the parish
Sat 28th Nov For the peace and healing of the world
Sun 29th Nov People of the parish 
Mon 30th  Nov All on our parish November Dead List
Tue 1st Dec WORLD AIDS DAY: all AIDS sufferers and carers

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Parish WhatsApp group. If you would like to join the group please email me(Aileen) and I will forward your mobile number to Barbara. (I do not like to advertise her number on the web, and the email address I am giving you is not my family/friends one).

Sacred Heart St. Joseph Fr. Barr Web
Knedlington Road Pasture Road 1 Buttfield Road, Howden Aileen Urquhart
Howden Goole DN14 7DW
DN14 7DW DN14 6DP 01430 430245 (web related matters only please)