Visitations 2017

This year's Visitations take place at 5 locations across the diocese.
Licensed Clergy, Licensed Lay Workers and Churchwardens for 2016 and for 2017 of each and every parish in the Diocese of Leeds are cited to attend one of these events.

At the Visitation the Lord Bishop of Leeds will deliver a charge to the clergy and churchwardens.
Churchwardens of the coming year will make their declarations at the Visitation Court prior to being admitted to office.

Lent prayer and meditation

Lent morning - Great Horton

St John’s Great Horton are hosting a Lenten time of prayer and meditation on the following days:

Thursday 30 March 9am – 1pm; 

Friday 31 March  2017 9am – 1pm;

Saturday 1 April 2017, 9.15am – 12.30am.
All are welcome to join in as we set ourselves apart from the usual busyness and spend a little more time in prayer and meditation.

Flourishing City

The Dean of Bradford, the Very Revd Jerry Lepine, is hosting the first of a series of seminars that will explore the different strands that need to come together for developing cities in the 21st century. Business, architecture, health, technology, sustainability, education and faith are just some of the angles but there are more aspects of cities that will be covered over time.