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

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

Diocese of Leeds on BBC for Feast of the Assumption

On Sunday 15 August 2021 at 8am, one of our priests, Fr Elliott Wright of St Robert’s Parish in Harrogate, will be presenting an act of worship to mark the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, which will be broadcast across ALL BBC Local Radio...

Save the Universe!

For more than 160 years, The Catholic Universe has been providing news and features of interest to a wide general audience, but with a Catholic perspective – and the paper has been a particular friend to us here in the Diocese of Leeds. Both in print and online,...

Sing out in Bradford: opportunities to join our superb youth choir!

Bradford Catholic Youth Choir (BCYC) provides outstanding vocal opportunities for young singers across the Bradford and Keighley area – could someone YOU know join one of our fabulous groups? As part of the Diocese’s award-winning Schools Singing Programme, and...

Evangelisation through Music Education: Thanks to Our Funders!

The National Schools Singing Programme has a brand new website! From its beginnings in the award-winning Diocese of Leeds Schools Singing Programme, the National Schools Singing Programme (NSSP) is now available for all Catholic dioceses in the UK to create or enhance...

St Joseph: Patron of the Universal Church

Today is the Feast Day of St Joseph: earthly guardian of Our Lord, spouse of His Blessed Mother, Mary, and Patron of the Universal Church. He is claimed as the Patron Saint of families, fathers, expectant mothers, explorers and travellers, immigrants, house sellers...