'In Joyful Hope'
expectantes beatam spem
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Principal Diocesan Patron
Feast Day 27th June
Home of Blessed Nicholas Postgate
‘The Moorland Martyr’
Words from Pope Francis
The Church does not grow through proselytism, but by attraction.8 hours ago
Jesus gives meaning to my life here on earth and hope for the life to come.1 day ago
Jesus teaches us always to go to the essentials and to take on our own mission with responsibility.2 days ago
Advent is a time to prepare our hearts to receive Christ, our Saviour and hope.3 days ago
We are all called to go out as missionaries and bring the message of God’s love to every person in every area of life.4 days ago
I call on all people of goodwill to take action against human trafficking and new forms of slavery.5 days ago
Today we remember Blessed Charles de Foucauld who said, faith calls us to see Jesus in every human being.6 days ago
LORD of the Harvest,
BLESS young people with the gift of courage to respond to your call. Open their hearts to great ideals, to great things.
INSPIRE all of your disciples to mutual love and giving –
for vocations blossom in the good soil of faithful people.
INSTILL those in religious life, parish ministries, and families with the confidence and grace to invite others to embrace the bold and noble path of a life consecrated to you.
UNITE us to Jesus through prayer and sacrament, so that we may cooperate with you in building your reign of mercy and truth, of justice and peace. Amen.
– Pope Francis
Diocesan Twitter Feed
RT @StGeorgesRCSch: Practising for our KS2 Christmas Service. Harnessing the skills of 2 of our very talented governors! @drmariucc @MbroDi…3 hours ago
RT @TogMbroRC: Thanks for sharing, a great opportunity for someone passionate about reducing loneliness & isolation, working with churches…7 hours ago
Bishop Terry is visiting All Saints School in Thirsk and the Sacred Heart Primary in Northallerton today.8 hours ago
Advent helps us to remember those who are less fortunate than ourselves and may be in need of our prayers, help and… https://t.co/fxQphkev3x10 hours ago
Practising for our KS2 Christmas Service. Harnessing the skills of 2 of our very talented governors! @drmariucc… https://t.co/R1vEeVFQJc11 hours ago
RT @TogMbroRC: Middlesbrough Foodbank has fed 60% more people so far this year compared to 2015 https://t.co/L7Kf7vVtvf11 hours ago
RT @catholicEW: St Ambrose was Governor of Milan before becoming Bishop and helper of the poor. St Ambrose #PrayforUs on your #FeastDay htt…11 hours ago
Bishop Terry will visit All Saints School in Thirsk and the Sacred Heart Primary in Northallerton today.11 hours ago
RT @TogMbroRC: Looking forward to Middlesbrough Dementia Friendly Carol Service @stbarnabasboro Dec 16th 2pm with festive tea @DioceseOfYor…23 hours ago