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

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

Leeds Diocese hosts Eritrean Catholic Youth Retreat

On 28 July the Diocese of Leeds welcomed around 180 young people from the Eritrean Catholic community to the Holy Rosary Church at Chapeltown in Leeds. Coming from as far afield as London, Cardiff, and Newcastle, many of the young adults travelled up the evening...

Congratulations and prayers for Deacon Henry Longbottom

Diocese of Leeds Seminarian, Henry Longbottom, was one of 11 men ordained Deacon by Archbishop Bernard Longley on Saturday 29 June, in a chapel packed with family, friends and supporters, including Vocations Director, Fr Michael Doody. A proud day for Blessed John...

Our Eritrean Chaplain meets Pope Francis

Between 7 and 10 May, there was a meeting in Rome of all the Eritrean Chaplains in Europe. Our own Fr Ghebreyesus Ghebrezghi, a priest of the Diocese of Leeds who serves in the Blessed John Henry Newman Parish and is Chaplain to the Eritrean Catholic Community in...