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

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

Returning to Mass from 2nd December

The government has confirmed that collective worship can resume in churches and other places of worship when the national lockdown expires on 2nd December. This decision applies across all three tiers of COVID-19 restrictions in England. On behalf of the Bishops, the...

Rev Jack Kennedy RIP

It is with great sadness that the Diocese of Leeds announces the death of Fr Jack Kennedy, at the age of eighty-six, on Wednesday 25th November at Herncliffe Nursing Home, Keighley. Please pray for the repose of Fr Jack’s soul and remember him and his family and...

Royal Philharmonic Society Award for Diocese of Leeds Music

Music-lovers amongst the Great Yorkshire Public have spoken – and have sung the praises of our Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing Programme, as for the first time ever, the Royal Philharmonic Society allowed the public to nominate musicians who had inspired them during...

Catholic Care Launches its Community Market Initiative

At Catholic Care the staff know that many people are struggling with financial difficulties due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Over the last 8 months they have spoken to many parents who have sadly lost their jobs. The impact of this has been devastating, leaving many...