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

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

Cathedral Mass to Celebrate 50 Years of the Permanent Diaconate!

On 1 May 1971, following the restitution of the Permanent Diaconate in the years following the Second Vatican Council, the first Ordination of Permanent Deacons in England and Wales took place in Leeds Cathedral. To mark this occasion, Bishop Marcus is celebrating...

Caritas Leeds: Criminal Justice Workshops

Throughout 2021 and in the run-up to Prisoners Sunday (always the second Sunday in October; this year on 10 October), Caritas Leeds will be running regular online events for Catholics interested in gaining greater understanding of the experiences of victims of crime,...

A Life of Parish Service: Brian Cunningham RIP

Tributes have been paid to Brian Kevin Cunningham (31/12/1935 – 20/03/2021) whose Requiem Mass was recently celebrated by Fr Anthony Rosso in the Parish of Our Lady of Lourdes and St Joseph. Awarded the Benemerenti Medal in 2019 when celebrating 72 years as an...

World Day of Prayer for Vocations

All baptised Christians have a vocation, and the World Day of Prayer for Vocations recognises ALL vocations whatever they may be. We pray especially for more Vocations to the Sacred Priesthood and Religious and Consecrated life, and for our own Director of Vocations,...