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

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

Synod National Synthesis Document Released

The National Synthesis – reflects on Synod reports received by the national synthesis team, discerning the main themes that have emerged from the listening conversations, and collating them together to give a picture of the synodal process in England and Wales. The...

Spirited Synodal Response from Castleford’s Catholic Mothers

Lay faithful and clergy across our Diocesan Family are already putting into practice some of the fruits of the Parish to Mission Listening Sessions which have been taking place as part of the recent Synodal Process. One of the suggestions made at the St Joseph’s...

National Synod Day for the Church in England and Wales

Members of the hierarchy, clergy, and laity, who have co-ordinated the diocesan synodal conversations in England and Wales, have participated in a National Synod Day at St George’s Cathedral, Southwark. For a full report on the event follow this...

From Parish to Mission – Phase 1 Complete, Phase 2 Underway

Following the completion of the listening exercise that was carried out as part of the Synod 2021 – 2023, we are now continuing with the second phase of our ongoing diocesan listening process. This will focus on identifying the pastoral priorities for the diocese as...

From Parish to Mission – Phase 1 Complete!

PHASE 1 COMPLETE! Over 1100 people, aged 15 – 85+ have attended listening meetings across the Diocese of Leeds! Nearly 3,500 people, aged 11 – 85+ have contributed online and several written submissions have also been received. It has been a challenging and...

Parish to Mission (P2M) – Synod Training Session 2 News

As our Journey From Parish to Mission continues, Greg Finn who lives in the Halifax Deanery and teaches at Our Lady of Lourdes Primary Academy in Huddersfield, is one of the newly-trained facilitators for the Parish Prayer and Listening Sessions. After the second of...