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

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

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...

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...