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May 2021 Divine Office  Easter/Week 51
Date Mass/Service times Feast Intention
Saturday 1st 8.00 pm
Vigil Mass
People of the Parish
Sunday 2nd 10.30 am Fifth Sunday of Easter Arthur Rayner
Monday 3rd No Mass
Ss Philip & James, Apostles  
Tuesday 4th 7:00pm The English Martyrs
Kathleen Higgins (A)
Wednesday 5th 7.00 pm

David Kilbride (A)
Thursday 6th 10.00 am


Linda Weatherall
Friday 7th

10.00 am

St John of Beverley, Bishop Kathleen Marsden Wedding Anniversary
Saturday 8th 10.00am

Mary Chinhoi
6:30pm Vigil Mass People of the Parish
Sunday 9th 10.30am Sixth Sunday of Easter Sarah White (LD)



Booking for Mass – Capacity is around 42 people per Mass.
1. Use the booking system on our website www.stbenedicts-garforth.co.uk
2. If you do not have the internet, please call/text 0751 405 3325 (Mon-Fri, 9:00am – 12:00pm).  
You can also drop a note at the presbytery with your name, number and preferred Mass time. Booking requests at the presbytery will be dealt with within the above time slots.
You may not get your first choice of day. Have a reserve in mind. Please make sure you cancel any booking you have made if you no longer require the space: this gives others a chance to take your place.
Track and Trace:
Your personal details are required when you book a seat in church so that you can be contacted if there is a local outbreak of COVID-19. These details are compulsory for your booking but only held for three consecutive weeks after which they are removed.


Other Sacraments, Masses and services***updated for 12 April
Sacrament of the Sick –Emergency house calls only; Weddings – 15 people;
Sacrament of Confession – Saturday 10. 30am or at any other time-contact me privately; Sacrament of Baptism –emergency in danger of death only – all other baptisms are deferred until 17 May 2021; Funerals- services and requiems with special arrangements, max. 30 only.


Collection for Sunday25.04.2021: Envelopes £237.00, Loose Plate £70.30, Votive Candles £12.26, Standing Orders £558.00. Total £877.56. 
Thank you for your continued financial support at this time.

Masses Received: Kathleen Higgins (A), Thanksgiving, Christopher Cullen x 3, Eileen Flanagan (A), David Collins-Snr (LD), Margaret McManus 80th Birthday, Max Veigas, Angela Cassidy (LD), Lucy Martin, Patrick Lynch (LD), Mary Chinhoi, Sean McDermott (LD),
Susan Armitage (S).

The obligation to attend Sunday Mass has been removed for the time being as decreed by the Holy See.

Please pray for:Susan Armitage (s), Arthur Carney (LD), HRH Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, P J McManus (A), Fr Graham Turner (A), Fr Peter Johnson (LD), The Soul of Bobby Gray, Pat & Dunston Booth, Private Intention, Private Intention (CW), Angela Cassidy (LD), Peter Murphy, Pauline Sibson, Mary Ransam, Elaine Richardson, May Hill, Doreen Hooper, Maureen Crossan, Terry & Stella Burrow, those preparing to be received in to Church, those preparing for the sacrament of marriage, all sick priests & deacons, Churches Together Garforth, the conversion of sinners, those affected by Coronavirus, for all those in our nursing and care homes and for their carers, for all in NHS and caring profession, for all frontline workers, for all with addictions, those struggling with their mental health, and the Street People of Leeds.

Bulletin Deadline – Wednesday at 11am