Who are we - and what do we do?

We:

  • Promote awareness, discussion  and action throughout the Leeds diocese about the ‘Just’ Gospel response to the key issues of today such as Climate Change, racism, poverty and conflict
  • 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 by linking their faith with action for social justice

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

VOTING IN THE GENERAL ELECTION

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As Catholic Christians, how do we discern who to vote for in the upcoming General Election?

CAFOD and the SVP have collaborated to produce some useful guidance for all Catholics. Use the button to find out more.

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Upcoming Events

Jun
4
Tue
6:00 pm Anthony Storey Lecture 2024: “Th...
Anthony Storey Lecture 2024: “Th...
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Anthony Storey Lecture 2024: “The courage of the white flag?"
This free to attend online Zoom event has been organised by the Middlesborough Diocese Justice & Peace Commission. They write:- Popular speaker Father Rob Esdaile will speak about “The courage of the white flag?” at[...]
Jun
8
Sat
all-day The Great Big Green Week
The Great Big Green Week
Jun 8 – Jun 16 all-day
The Great Big Green Week
The Great Big Green Week is a celebration of community action to tackle climate change. Every year, people up and down the country come together to show the heartfelt, brace, everyday actions being taken to[...]
Jun
11
Tue
5:30 pm Extinction and Biodiversity: Evo... @ Holy Name Church
Extinction and Biodiversity: Evo... @ Holy Name Church
Jun 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Extinction and Biodiversity: Evolution, Action and Hope @ Holy Name Church
This event has been organised by Equipping Christian Leadership in an Age of Science (ECLAS). This could be the prelude to an evening out in Manchester! They write: Extinction is a big and sometimes overwhelming[...]
Jun
28
Fri
6:00 pm Catholic Social Teaching: Revisi... @ Boarbank Hall
Catholic Social Teaching: Revisi... @ Boarbank Hall
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 1 @ 2:00 pm
Catholic Social Teaching: Revisiting the Basics @ Boarbank Hall
This 3 day course if for anyone interested in discovering, refreshing or deepening their understanding of Catholic Social Teaching. Why? Catholic Social Teaching has been described as ‘the Church’s best-kept secret’. It offers a fresh[...]
Jul
19
Fri
6:00 pm National Justice & Peace Network... @ Christian Conference Centre
National Justice & Peace Network... @ Christian Conference Centre
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm
Details are still to be announced – but always worth considering as it provides a unique opportunity to meet people from across the country who share your concern for social justice.

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