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Bishop Nick

"Our vision is confident Christians, growing churches, transforming communities and so helping share the Good News of Jesus Christ across our young Diocese."

The Bishop of Leeds, The Rt Revd Nick Baines.

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Latest news

Thu, 23 Jun 2022
Excellence in religious broadcasting was celebrated recently at the Sandford St Martin Awards. The... read more
Wed, 22 Jun 2022
Digital giving is being expanded across the diocese this summer, thanks to new free contactless... read more
Wed, 22 Jun 2022
The diocese is getting ready to welcome this year’s class of deacons, with ordinations happening at... read more
Tue, 21 Jun 2022
Churches across our diocese are being encouraged to showcase their history and heritage by taking... read more
Tue, 21 Jun 2022
The Very Revd Andy Bowerman has become the new Dean of Bradford, following his installation held at... read more
Mon, 20 Jun 2022
With just over a month to go, all churches in the diocese are being encouraged to fill in the... read more

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Everyone is invited to join our ‘ Rhythm of Life ’ venture. Inspired by the work of religious... read more
“Our Saving Creation strategy encourages us to grow in discipleship, re-frame our living together,... read more
The Parish Giving Scheme (or PGS for short) is an established planned giving scheme for churches... read more

Across our region

Wed, 22 Jun 2022
Some of our pupils and staff are showing Kirklees what it means to be at the heart of their school... read more
Tue, 21 Jun 2022
The Armed Forces Flag has been raised at Holy Trinity Church, Skipton to mark the start of Armed... read more
Fri, 17 Jun 2022
The Rt Revd Toby Howarth, Bishop of Bradford, has written a letter to Michael Gove MP, the... read more
Thu, 16 Jun 2022
A former Tanzania Diocesan Link officer is hoping to walk a mile for each of her years to support... read more
Thu, 16 Jun 2022
One of our priests and her daughter have recently featured on BBC2’s Yorkshire Midwives on Call... read more
Wed, 15 Jun 2022
A church project is helping fam ilies across Pudsey save money and the environment by recycling... read more

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