Serving the Catholics of Skipton, Craven and the Dales
Please text CHURCH SKIPTON to 70500 if you wish to contribute £5 to the Offertory of our Parish
If you would like to make a secure card donation to our Parish please click on the link below:
St Stephen's School FOSS Treasure Hunt throughout October 2020
Pastoral Letter from Bishop Marcus Prisoner's Sunday
Register for Mass
It is possible to attend Mass in person at St Stephen's, Skipton and St Margaret Clitherow's Threshfield. Because of government guidelines on social distancing numbers are limited. Consequently, if you wish to attend you must obtain a ticket in advance using our online booking system.
Please register for Mass here
Sacred Heart Chapel at Broughton Hall remains closed for public worship and for the time being Mass is not being celebrated there.
Fr Andrew streams Mass live from St Stephen's every day.
Please consult the Weekly Newsletter for Mass times
The Mass Texts and Readings can be found here
30th Sunday of the Year (A)
25 October 2020
Children and Young People
Sunday Morning Children's Liturgy Group
The children have been reflecting on the St Matthew's gospel Ch 22: 34-40
"You must love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind. "
Select any photo to view the gallery:
Social Distancing Arrangements
Wearing face coverings in Church is mandatory.
St Stephen's and St Margaret's are open at the times advertised in the Weekly Newsletter.
Please click here for the social distancing arrangements for St Margaret Cltherow's
Please follow the directions of the stewards, sanitise your hands on arrival and maintain social distancing:
Please do not use the pews marked as 'closed':
Please light candles from others on the stand:
Please do not use the Lady Chapel:
Please exit the church as directed by the stewards and sanitise your hands as you leave.
YEAR OF THE WORD 2020 now extended to January 2022
"St Mathew's Gospel Unlocked" and "Window on the Word".
Further details can be found here
Unite against coronavirus
A boy in Kenya washes his hands. CAFOD local experts are already in poor communities - improving access to clean water, sharing prevention advice and helping more people to survive the virus.
Out of love for our sisters and brothers overseas, please sign the CAFOD petition asking the Prime Minister to ensure that the most vulnerable people are the priority in the UK’s international efforts as well as at home.
'God is wonderful and will look after us'
Wendy, a theatre sister at Bradford Royal Infirmary, with her team.
Please pray for Wendy and her colleagues in Bradford and Airedale.
Live Streaming of Daily Mass and Devotions from Leeds Cathedral
From Holy Mass is live-streamed EACH WEEKDAY at 10.30 am and on SUNDAYS at 11.00am
There is also a live-stream of the Angelus at 12.00 Noon each weekday, followed by praying the Rosary. Details of other devotions are available via the Leeds Cathedral website and Cathedral Bulletin.
To participate online, please access the Leeds Cathedral Live YouTube channel, where the words of Prayers, Devotions and Orders of Service may be viewed, or downloaded from the Diocesan and Cathedral websites:
Prayer and Liturgy Resources