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NEW PRIEST'S FATHER IS DEACON AT ORDINATION
NEW PRIEST'S FATHER IS DEACON AT ORDINATION

The traffic in Leeds City centre was at a standstill on the morning of July 26th - some of it no doubt heading for the Cathedral as people gathered from across the world to celebrate the Ordination of Marc Homsey. Some of it gathering to listen to an impromptu Gospel concert taking place just off the Headrow.

On a very hot day the Cathedral was full as the Emeritus Archbishop of Leeds Arthur Roche returned to ordain Marc and informed us all that Marc was of Syro-Lebanese background and that many of the people had travelled from across the World to be in the Cathedral that day - in fact he himself is now living in Rome.

The Archbishop welcomed everyone to the Cathedral especially Marc's family whose Father was the Deacon for the Mass. More >>


July 25th,2014- TWO MORE DEACONS

Saturday July 19th was a very special day for Anthony (Tony) Rosso and Sean Crawley.  It was the day they received the Deaconate. For the last six years they have been studying in Rome and with one year to go before the Priesthood they were given the Order of Deacon, by someone they knew well, more >>


July 24th,2014- St Mary's Menston to Celebrate 50 Years of Catholic Education

St. Mary's, Menston are to celebrate 50 years of Catholic education during the next academic year 2014-2015.  The popular Leeds school plans to hold a series of events to mark the anniversary and is particularly interested in contacting former students to invite them to participate in the more >>


July 24th,2014- St. Mary's Teacher Speaks at Mandela Celebration and South Africa's Twenty Years of Freedom Events

David Geldart, Assistant Headteacher at St. Mary's, Menston has recently spoken at two major events celebrating 20 Years of freedom and democracy in South Africa and the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.Mr Geldart is founder of the Bambisanani Partnership which has gained international acclaim for more >>


July 17th,2014- ROUNDING UP THE YEAR

Chantal from St Wilfrid's Ripon writes: "Class 5 had a special retreat at Fountains Abbey where they had a special Mass, reflection time and prayer plus a communal lunch.Parents have kindly volunteered to come in and read with children throughout the year.In preparation for the Tour de France more >>


July 17th,2014- NEW RECORD FOR ST NICHOLAS

Miss. W. Musson from St Nicholas' School ,Leeds, writes: ‘The children at St. Nicholas, Leeds had their usual round of fund raising events to support Catholic Care and other charities during lent. Everything from toast sales, sponsored events and giving up their lunch for CAFOD were just a more >>


July 16th,2014- RELIGIOUS LEADERS SHOW UNITED FRONT

The Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster, the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth and the Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain are amongst the 24 faith leaders who have today voiced their shared concerns about Lord Falconer's more >>

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