Priest: Fr Bill East, 41 Potter Hill,
Pickering, North Yorkshire YO18 8AD
Tel. 01751 472727 -

It’s cold, dark and icy this time of year.  Tuesday Mass will now be at 9.30 am, rather than 7 pm.  We will go back to the evening time at the start of Lent, middle of February, at Continue reading

Christmas At St Joseph’s Pickering

Midnight Mass:  Midnight,

preceded by Carols,Readings and Blessing of the Crib from 11.30 pm.

Christmas Morning Mass:  10 am

All are welcome at these celebrations

The takings from the Christmas Fair have now been counted, and we are delighted to say that we took a total of £513.35, which will be a great boost to the church’s finances.

Colin Brooks, our cantor, retired from his ministry on Sunday 26th November. He has sung in St Joseph’s for many years, and sang in other churches before coming to Pickering, He has, in fact, given a lifetime of service to Continue reading

St Joseph’s Christmas Fair took place at the RVS centre on 25th November. As always Father Christmas graced the event with his presence and gave out gifts to the children who attended. Quite a number of people attended Continue reading

All Saints’ Day, which falls on Wednesday 1st November this year, is one of the few holy days of obligation which is not now transferred to the Sunday. There will be two Masses on the day: 10 am, when the Continue reading

November is the month of the Holy Souls, and we are at present compiling our November Dead List. This is the list of departed relatives and friends for whom our prayers are requested by parishioners. Mass is offered for them Continue reading

Hard on the heels of the CAFOD fast day comes World Mission Sunday, our opportunity to contribute to the world-wide mission of the Church. Once again the people of St Joseph’s have responded magnificently. Already £269 has been contributed, and Continue reading