The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

Leeds Catenians Host Local Clergy at Annual Dinner

Leeds 3 Catenians, the City of Leeds Catenians, and their families entertained local clergy at the recent Annual Clergy Dinner. Brother President Paul Dargan of Leeds 3 (front right) and Brother President Dick Moreland of the City of Leeds Circle (front left) hosted...

The weather won’t get in St Wilfrid’s Way!

In spite of heavy rain and humidity on the morning of the first day, the fourth annual St Wilfrid’s Way diocesan ‘camino’ between Leeds Cathedral and Ripon was the best attended yet. Devised for the Year of Mercy by Holy Redeemer, Huddersfield,...

Stonyhurst’s Christian Heritage Centre is Worth a Closer Look

The Christian Heritage Centre at Stonyhurst in Lancashire exists to create greater access to the wealth of Christian heritage housed at Stonyhurst College. The libraries and collections, amassed by the Society of Jesus, have been used over the centuries to teach and...

Walsingham Pilgrimage for the Sanctity of Life

The Annual Pilgrimage of Reparation and Prayer for the Sanctity of Life took place in Walsingham on Sunday 6 October – in heavy rain.  A handful of intrepid pilgrims came from the Leeds Diocese in a mini-bus. Janet Baker was there and sent this report:  Sunday 6...

Cathedral’s Light Night Honoured Our Newest Saint

In the space of just over three hours on the evening of Friday 11 October literally thousands of people were welcomed inside  Leeds Cathedral on Light Night Leeds 2019, by the Dean, Fr Matthew Habron. The theme of the evening at the Cathedral was Lead Kindly Light ...