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…. or see our June ENews (button also on this page).

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Upcoming Events

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.
Sep
1
Sun
all-day Season of Creation 2024: To Hope...
Season of Creation 2024: To Hope...
Sep 1 – Oct 4 all-day
Season of Creation 2024: To Hope and Act with Creation
The Season of Creation is the annual Christian celebration to pray and respond together to the cry of Creation: the ecumenical family around the world unites to listen and care for our common home. The[...]
Sep
21
Sat
10:30 am Racial Justice: Agenda for Chang... @ St Patricks' Church
Racial Justice: Agenda for Chang... @ St Patricks' Church
Sep 21 @ 10:30 am – 4:45 pm
Racial Justice: Agenda for Change with CARJ @ St Patricks' Church
This one day conference is the Northern  conference in celebration of 40 years of CARJ (The Catholic Association for Racial Justice). The conference will begin at 10am with arrivals and coffee/tea. The Bishop of Salford[...]
Sep
28
Sat
10:30 am J&P Planning Meeting
J&P Planning Meeting
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
J&P Planning Meeting
Every year we hold an extended Commission meeting to reflect on: the activities that we have undertaken, the current ‘signs of the times’ where we can most effectively use our scarce resources of time and[...]

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