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.

2020 Season of Creation

This newish season in the Church’s year runs from 01 September (creation Day) through to 04 October (feast of St Francis).

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Join with people around the world praying and taking action to raise awareness of and campaigning for action about Climate Change and its devastating consequences for the poorest communities of our planet.

See the season of creation website for details of events that you could join with and ideas for events that you could organise yourself     Season of Creation Website

Or find out about CAFOD’s creation day celebration resources    CAFOD creation day resources

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Upcoming Events

Aug
20
Thu
10:00 am Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pax Christi: 'Making Active Nonviolence our Way of Life'
Through study, reflection, discussion and prayer, deepen your understanding of the spirituality and practice of nonviolence. This is a 5 week online set of sessions and people wishing to join are invited to sign up[...]
Aug
27
Thu
10:00 am Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pax Christi: 'Making Active Nonviolence our Way of Life'
Through study, reflection, discussion and prayer, deepen your understanding of the spirituality and practice of nonviolence. This is a 5 week online set of sessions and people wishing to join are invited to sign up[...]
Sep
3
Thu
10:00 am Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pax Christi: 'Making Active Nonviolence our Way of Life'
Through study, reflection, discussion and prayer, deepen your understanding of the spirituality and practice of nonviolence. This is a 5 week online set of sessions and people wishing to join are invited to sign up[...]
Sep
8
Tue
7:30 pm Commission Meeting @ Online Zoom meeting
Commission Meeting @ Online Zoom meeting
Sep 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Commission Meeting @ Online Zoom meeting
This is a regular meeting of the Commission where we review our projects and try to discern how the signs of the times should influence how we spend our time and money resources. This will[...]
Sep
9
Wed
10:00 am Issue Action Group: Peace & nonv...
Issue Action Group: Peace & nonv...
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Issue Action Group: Peace & nonviolence
A meeting to progress ideas for action in relation to peace and nonviolence – one of the Commission’s priorities. We already have some ideas!  However, we need to review these in the light of the[...]
Sep
10
Thu
10:00 am Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Pax Christi: ‘Making Active Nonv...
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Pax Christi: 'Making Active Nonviolence our Way of Life'
Through study, reflection, discussion and prayer, deepen your understanding of the spirituality and practice of nonviolence. This is a 5 week online set of sessions and people wishing to join are invited to sign up[...]