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

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

Fr Michael Nealon RIP

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Fr Michael Nealon who died in Calderdale Royal Hospital on the afternoon of Thursday 8 December, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Please pray for the repose of Fr Michael’s...

The Bishop’s Advent Message to Our Schools

For the attention of all teachers, leaders and school staff across the ‘Families of Catholic Schools’ in our own Diocese of Leeds and beyond! As Chair of the Catholic Education Service (CES), Bishop Marcus has written an Advent Message for all teachers,...

Hollywood Comes to Hinsley! – Tuesday 6 December

FINAL LIFE TRANSFIGURED TALK: “Faith, Music & the Big Screen” Benson Taylor in conversation with Sir John Battle. Hollywood film composer, DJ and record producer Benson Taylor will be discussing faith, music and the big screen with fellow Yorkshireman, veteran...

Diocesan Bereavement Care

The Sisters of the Cross and Passion at the Briery Retreat Centre in Ilkley have launched a new Diocesan Bereavement Service supported by Bishop Marcus. Elizabeth Prout Bereavement Care, named after the founder of their order, now has fully trained bereavement...

The Next Steps down the ‘Synodal Path’

The working document (Instrumentum Laboris) for the Continental Stage of the Synodal process, published on 27 October, is available to view below, along with some FAQs:   1_ENG - Working Document for the Continental Stage   It is the fruit of the syntheses...