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

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

Diocese’s Fossil Fuels Disinvestment

The Diocese of Leeds is one of 19 UK faith institutions divesting from fossil fuel companies. Bishop Marcus said: ’The Diocese of Leeds has enjoyed a long partnership with Interdiocesan Fuel Management (IFM) and its commitment to renewable energy, and we have now...

Laudato Si’ Week – 22-29 May 2022

Calling all parishes and schools listening and journeying together as we take action to care for and protect God’s Creation! Locally … to let others across the Diocese of Leeds and beyond know what activities you’re engaging in for Laudato Si’...

Earth Day 2022

Now more than ever, according to Cardinal Michael Czerny, we must be responsible citizens and protect our Common Home. Speaking to Vatican News about Earth Day, commemorated across the globe on 22 April, the interim Prefect of the Vatican’s Dicastery for Promoting...

Young People at the Heart of the Church’s Environmental Response

During the recent COP26 UN climate summit, Bishop Marcus who is Chair of the Catholic Education Service, and Bishop John Arnold, Lead Bishop for the Environment, acknowledged that it is young people that will have to live with the long-term impacts of the climate...

November’s Laudato Si’ Mini-Pilgrimage

Another Laudato Si’ Mini-Pilgrimage went ahead on Sunday 7 November to emphasise the importance of the environment and Care for Our Common Home at local level, during the COP26 global climate summit. As with the previous Laudato Si’ Pilgrimage walk in...