Vicar: Stephanie Buchanan 01924 371029

Curate: Paul Ellis

Paul has been a member of St. John’s longer than he cares to remember! For many years he has been responsible for the youth and children’s work of the Church. He trained as a Lay Reader in the 1990s and then for ordination through the Wakefield Ministry Scheme, being ordained deacon in 2007 and priest in 2008. Paul trained as a engineering draughtsman and technical author but for the last fifteen years or so he has run his own business as a decorator. He is married to Patricia and they have two adult children.  email

Reader: Brian Morris

Brian joined this Church in 2007 when he and his wife, Deidre, moved to the area. Brian is also the Church Treasurer. He and Deidre have two adult children. He has been a Reader since 1974, serving in parishes in the dioceses of Durham, Lichfield, Rochester, St. David’s and Gloucester.  email

Who’s who of St John’s Church

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ST JOHN’S CHURCH,

WENTWORTH STREET, WAKEFIELD, WF1 2QU

ST JOHN’S  PRE SCHOOL

St Johns Pre-School has been offering the chance to learn through play for over thirty years.

ST JOHN’S SCHOOL

St John’s J & I is a Church of England voluntary aided school, a distinction of which we are proud.

ST AUSTIN’S

St. Austin's Church and  English Martyrs Church are now part of a new Catholic Parish of North Wakefield.

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St John’s Church has so many outstanding people, many of whom offer their time to serve in the Church voluntarily. The Church offers the chance for each person to contribute his or her own unique gifts and talents. If you visit the Church , here are a few of the people that you would be likely to meet.

Our Mission Statement


St. John's is here to be a living,  loving and serving witness to Christ; worshipping, learning and growing in our faith together, reaching out to share God's love in the community and bringing his Word to all.

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Sharing Christ in the Community