The purpose of the Commission is to:

  • Promote awareness, discussion  and action throughout the Leeds diocese about the ‘Just’ Gospel response to the key issues of today
  • Advise the bishop of Leeds in respect of key Social Justice issues
  • Celebrate the work  that so many people in the diocese are already doing to bring about God’s Reign of Justice and Peace


NJPN logoWe are an integral part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Leeds and also a member of the National Justice and Peace Network.


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15 Jan 2017-PEACE SUNDAY

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all-day Leeds Palestinian Film festival ... @ various
Leeds Palestinian Film festival ... @ various
Nov 4 – Dec 9 all-day
Leeds Palestinian Film festival 2016 @ various
The Palestine Film Festival Committee are proud to announce the line-up of films for this year’s festival. Their advertising says “We welcome you to come along to the festival and view films on a wide[...]
all-day International Migrants Day
International Migrants Day
Dec 18 all-day
On International Migrants Day, let us commit to coherent, comprehensive and human-rights based responses guided by international law and standards and a shared resolve to leave no one behind. Ban Ki Moon An opportunity to[...]
all-day Peace Sunday 2017 @ National
Peace Sunday 2017 @ National
Jan 15 all-day
The theme for Peace Sunday in 2017 is “Non-Violence: A style of Politics for Peace” With this Message, Pope Francis wants to show a further step, a path of hope, appropriate to today’s historical circumstances. In[...]
all-day Homeless Sunday
Homeless Sunday
Jan 22 all-day
Homeless Sunday brings together thousands of churches. It has the support of all the main denominations and is celebrated in a wide range of congregations It’s a way for the churches to demonstrate solidarity with[...]