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

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

Catholic Care Annual Appeal: 13 & 14 March 2021

Please read this important message from Carol Hill, Director of Catholic Care: This time last year we saw our churches closing as the country went into ‘Lockdown 1’.  Very few churches across the Diocese of Leeds were able to contribute to our 2020 Annual...

Very Rev Canon Vincent O’Hara RIP

It is with sadness that the Diocese of Leeds announces the death of Canon Vincent O’Hara who died unexpectedly but peacefully yesterday evening, Thursday 4th March, at the age of eighty-eight. Please pray for the repose of Canon Vincent’s soul and remember his family...

What We Believe: find out more!

For a short online resource on the Early Church, join Fr Mark Jarmuz for The Church that Follows Jesus Christ. This course is suitable for individual study, or for groups meeting online, and can be freely adapted to your needs. It covers the early life of the Church...

NHS Praise for Hinsley Hall’s Covid-Secure Facilities

At various times since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic staff from the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust have continued to use Hinsley Hall as their venue of choice for some of their important on-going development and training events. This is their view of how the...

Opportunities On-Line to Learn, Pray and Reflect during Lent

ONLINE WEEKS OF GUIDED PRAYER: 8–19 March 2021. 2 weeks. First week: online meetings from 7.30pm to 8.30pm covering introductions and different ways of praying. Second week: commitment to daily prayer time and individual online meeting with prayer guide (about 30 mins...

Cathedral Choirs CD played on BBC Radio 3

Today, on BBC Radio 3, the Leeds Cathedral Choirs’ recording of the ethereal sacred music of Arvo Part’s The Beatitudes was played by Private Passions presenter, Michael Berkeley, for his guest the economist Tim Harford.  Follow this link to the programme...