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

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

Harry Kane Makes Friends at St Joseph’s Primary School, Bingley

A Diocese of Leeds Headteacher has expressed surprise and delight after England football star Harry Kane sent her school encouraging messages. Louise Robinson, Headteacher of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary school in Bingley, wrote to the Spurs striker to inform him...

A Cardinal in the Classroom

Cardinal Anders Arborelius has been back this week, paying another flying visit to the Diocese of Leeds.  The first and only Swedish Cardinal is a good friend of Fr Paul Redmond, Parish Priest of St Clare’s, Fagley.  He decided to combine an invitation to lead a...

Divine Mercy Film Returns…

FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY! Such was the demand for last month’s showings of the new film about the Divine Mercy and the life and ministry of St Faustina, that the Leeds-Bradford Luxe Odeon Cinema is presenting another showing – FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY – on...

An Advent Reflection

Mgr John Dunne has penned this short reflection to mark the beginning of the Season of Advent Imagine you have an eldest son who has gone to live in another country.  He promises to return but he will not say when. He will only tell you that when he does come back he...

Night Shelter comes to the Newman Centre at Cross Gates, Leeds

Tony Pickles, a member of St John Henry Newman parish in East Leeds, writes: Months of preparation were involved in enlisting the help of people from the Parish of Saint John Henry Newman Leeds and most of our neighbouring Churches and some further afield, together...