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

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

St Wilfrid Leads the ‘Way’!

St Wilfrid’s Way, the Annual Diocesan ‘Camino’ between Leeds Cathedral and St Wilfrid’s, Ripon via Knaresborough’s Shrine of Our Lady of the Crag is the inspiration and model for similar new walking pilgrimages across all the 22 dioceses...

Leeds at Wembley – FLAME 2023

Ryan Wilkinson, Youth Formation Officer for the Diocese of Leeds, reports In the early hours of Saturday 4 March, four coaches filled with young people from across the Diocese of Leeds headed to the OVO Arena Wembley for FLAME, the largest Catholic youth event in the...

CSAN Statement on the Government’s Migration Bill

Deacon Joe Cortis, Co-ordinator of Caritas Leeds, is encouraging clergy, religious and lay faithful in the diocese to read the statement below from Catholic Social Action Network (CSAN) and to write to MPs about the Migration Bill, making use of the template provided...

The Marian Apparitions of Lourdes – A New Animation Series by HCPT

Below is a link to YouTube that opens a series of short animations, produced by HCPT, describing how St Bernadette was called by the Blessed Virgin Mary. The animations are very good and the short narratives about the apparitions are told simply and in short videos....

For a Synodal Church – Prague 2023 (From Our Own Correspondent)

Jessica Wilkinson, Joint Co-ordinator of Parish 2 Mission, reports on an important gathering in the Czech capital. With temperatures at freezing and below, 200 people from across Europe met in Prague for the continental stage of the Synod.  Approximately 156 of those...