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"Our vision is confident Christians, growing churches, transforming communities and so helping share the Good News of Jesus Christ across our young Diocese."

The Bishop of Leeds, The Rt Revd Nick Baines.

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Wed, 26 Jan 2022
The Diocese of Leeds is pleased to welcome a new president for our Mothers’ Union. On Saturday,... read more
Mon, 17 Jan 2022
The new incoming Dean of Bradford, the Revd Andy Bowerman, has been introduced to figures from... read more
Mon, 17 Jan 2022
Please pray for Tonga, urges the Rt Revd Dr Helen-Ann Hartley, Bishop of Ripon, following the huge... read more
Wed, 12 Jan 2022
Five very different churches in rural Yorkshire have been researching how to achieve the Church of... read more
Mon, 10 Jan 2022
In the year of the Lambeth Conference, a gathering of bishops from across the Anglican Communion,... read more
Fri, 07 Jan 2022
The Rt Revd Paul Slater, Bishop of Kirkstall, has written about his time in the diocese, the city... read more

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New national Living in Love and Faith Facilitation Training for 2022 has been announced. To book... read more
“Our Saving Creation strategy encourages us to grow in discipleship, re-frame our living together,... read more
The Parish Giving Scheme (or PGS for short) is an established planned giving scheme for churches... read more

Across our region

Wed, 05 Jan 2022
A series of evocative and thought provoking meditations based on the events of Jesus’ last week of... read more
Tue, 04 Jan 2022
St Cuthbert’s Church in Colburn has received a helping hand from the Prince’s Trust Team programme... read more
Wed, 22 Dec 2021
A digital reimagining of the nativity story is sharing the good news of Jesus' birth in a new way... read more
Tue, 21 Dec 2021
During Advent five churches from Ripon Deanery combined forces to sell hand carved olive wood items... read more
Mon, 20 Dec 2021
Near neighbours in the Little London area of Leeds, All Souls (Hook Memorial) Church and HMS Ceres... read more
Mon, 20 Dec 2021
Churches in Wakefield are pleased to announce the winners of a Christmas card competition to help... read more

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