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

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

Reopening Our Churches – Updates

I was glad when they said to me, ‘Let us go to the house of the Lord!’ (Psalm 122) Messages from Bishop Marcus with information on the re-opening of churches for public Liturgical Worship in the Diocese of Leeds **Please note that attendance at church must...

Live-streaming of Sunday Mass from Leeds Cathedral

Bishop Marcus celebrated Mass for the Fourth Sunday of Lent (Laetare Sunday) which was live-streamed from Leeds Cathedral at 11 am on 22 March. The live-streaming of the 11 am Sunday Mass will continue each week whilst the celebration of public Masses is suspended. ...

Re-dedication of England as the Dowry of Our Lady

BEHOLD 2020 is this year’s Re-dedication of England as the Dowry of Our Lady. Events in the Diocese of Leeds to mark this occasion include the following, and can also be found in our Events Guide: Friday 21 February 2020: the beginning of a personal 33 day...

A Cardinal in the Classroom

Cardinal Anders Arborelius has been back this week, paying another flying visit to the Diocese of Leeds.  The first and only Swedish Cardinal is a good friend of Fr Paul Redmond, Parish Priest of St Clare’s, Fagley.  He decided to combine an invitation to lead a...

To Lima with Love: Peru Mission Appeal 2019

On the First Sunday of Advent a collection is taken throughout the Diocese of Leeds for the people of Peru. Our grants allow young, practising Catholics to complete their University degrees. As trained catechists and youth leaders they go on to enrich their parishes...