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Interfaith Week brings events to Diocese of Leeds

First published on: 8th November 2023

National Interfaith Week is an annual event that this year runs from Sunday, November 12 until Sunday, November 19.


Go digital for giving this festive season

First published on: 8th November 2023

As it gets closer to Christmas, the Diocese of Leeds is inviting churches to get Digital Giving in place for the festive season.


AMEN Conference emphasises that racial justice must be a core feature of Church

First published on: 8th November 2023

Members of the Anglican Ethnic Minority Network (AMEN), church leaders and supporters came together at St Matt’s Church, Leeds on Saturday, November 4 for their Living Well conference, in partnership with USPG (United Society Partners in the Gospel).


Organ marathon for BBC Children in Need shines spotlight on church music

First published on: 8th November 2023

Keen organist Daniel Bezkorowajnyj is resting his fingers after a 36 hour marathon performance at one of our churches to raise money for BBC Children in Need.

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Living histories will feature in Remembrance Sunday services

First published on: 8th November 2023

A family moment of remembrance, like many across our diocese, will take place at St Wilfrid’s Burnsall, when a great granddaughter will lay a wreath in memory of a fallen First World War soldier.

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New Lent book from Wakefield priest explores Genesis

First published on: 8th November 2023

One of our Wakefield priests has written a Lent book exploring Genesis to support the work of their church.


How churches support good mental health explored at Huddersfield area church

First published on: 7th November 2023

How a church can support those with mental health challenges has been being explored at one of our Huddersfield area churches.


Wellsprings Together and Clewer Initiative look to tackle slavery in Bradford

First published on: 6th November 2023

How we confront and deal with modern slavery in Bradford was the topic of a recent event.


Yorkshire Air Cadets visit WW1 battlefields

First published on: 1st November 2023

A visit to First World War battlefields in France and Belgium by a contingent of Yorkshire Air Cadets culminated in them taking part in the traditional Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate memorial at Ypres, in Belgium.


War memorial rededicated ahead of Remembrance Sunday

First published on: 1st November 2023

The rededication of a Second World War Memorial to the former employees of a Huddersfield chemical manufacturer, has been carried out by Revd Canon Rachel Firth, Vicar of Huddersfield ahead of Remembrance Sunday.

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