Entries by ParishofBaildon



HAND-CRAFTED GREETINGS CARDS are on display every Sunday in St John’s Church Hall after the 10.00am service. Elaine Bower thanks everyone who has supported her and so far has rasied £7,500. Cards from general stock cost £1.50 and all the proceeds go to church funds. Special orders for anniversaries etc are welcomed.


There will be a Service of Holy Communion with the Imposition of Ashes at St John’s Church on Wednesday, 6th March at 7.30pm. Ash Wednesday marks the start of our spiritual journey into Lent and is an important Christian festival. Everyone is very welcome.


On Sunday 3rd March at 6.00pm there will be a Choral Evensong at St John’s Church. Our Choir have been rehearsing as part of their RSCM training in preparation for singing with other church choirs at the Cathedral. It will be a great opportunity to hear the results of their hard work – and to […]


Thank you very much to everyone who continues to donate to St Hugh’s foodbank. It appears the difficulties faced by people on Universal Credit are increasing and the number of claimants has risen sharply over the past two months. We had four claimants this week and we normally have three to four per month! We […]


Our study this year is based around the great film ‘The Kings Speech’. To remind ourselves of the film and to come together with people who are interested in the study, we will be showing the film on Sunday 3rd March at 12.45pm in St John’s Church Hall. After the service at St John’s, the Hall will […]

INSTALLATION at Wakefield Cathedral

I would to thank those who offer their congratulations to me on my invitation by the Bishop of Leeds to become an Honorary Canon of Wakefield Cathedral which is a recognition of service to the Diocese. I have had some questions as to why Wakefield Cathedral, not Bradford. This is a recognition that we are now […]