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 Diocese of Leeds and also a member of the National Justice and Peace Network.

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Launch of the Middlesbrough Diocese

Environment Policy

SATURDAY 21 APRIL 2018 10:00 – 2pm

All Saints Lower School, Nunnery Lane York YO2 1JG

Special Speaker is Ellen Teague from the Columban Justice & Peace Team.

ALL WELCOME (bring a packed lunch)

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PAID PIECE OF WORK

The Commission has funding to do a project called UK Poverty: A Diocese Acts. We need someone to devise a programme of meetings for small groups relating aspects of poverty to Catholic Social Teaching. You would need some knowledge of poverty issues and Catholic Social Teaching – as well as experience of working with small groups.

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Interested?

Then download the Terms of Reference. The Closing Date for applications is 15 May 2018.

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