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

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

Heart Speaks to Heart: Sacramental Preparation Resources Published

The latest in the Diocese of Leeds’ series of resources to help our Catholic children and young people prepare for the celebration of the Sacraments of Penance and Reconciliation (First Confession), Holy Communion and Confirmation is now available. Heart Speaks...

St John Vianney Parish Altar-Server’s Long-Service Medal

Parishioners attending Sunday’s 10 o’clock Mass at St Paul’s in Alwoodley were able to share in a joyful acknowledgement and celebration of senior altar server, John Gallagher’s outstanding record of service to the Church. St John Mary Vianney Parish...

WWII bombing of St Peter’s Remembered – 80 years on

On Sunday 30 August 2020 the Parish of St Mary in Bradford celebrated a special Mass to remember the 80th Anniversary of an event which could have spelled disaster for St Peter’s Church in Laisterdyke. In addition to ringing the Angelus before Mass and tolling...

Words of Appreciation for our ‘Year of the Word’

As the Year of the Word is extended into 2021, Fr Mark Jarmuz has learned just how warmly appreciated our Scripture resources have been as a focus of prayer and community in parishes during the lock-down: In early February, at the start of Lent and a little over three...

Inaugural Concert for St Anthony’s New Organ!

Only a few tickets remain for a significant and long-awaited musical event in Beeston when at 5pm on Sunday 30 August Catherine Harris will give the inaugural recital on the newly-installed organ at St Anthony’s Catholic Church. Tickets are FREE and available...