Middlesbrough Diocese

Dioecesis Medioburgensis

'In Joyful Hope'

expectantes beatam spem

Under the Patronage of

Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Feast Day 27th June

Home of Blessed Nicholas Postgate

‘The Moorland Martyr’

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Candlelit Prayer Vigil supports #KeepItAlight Campaign

Teessiders are using the power of prayer to support steelworkers and their families.  Worshippers from across the area will gather for a #KeepItAlight prayer vigil at Saint Andrew’s Catholic Church in Teesville on Thursday October 8 at 7pm. The candlelit vigil is the... read more

Help CTS Buy Bibles For Prisoners

The Catholic Truth Society is asking for your help to buy urgently needed Bibles for prisoners in Britain’s jails and young offender institutions.   Since its Prison Appeal was launched, the CTS has raised £12,500 towards its target of £30,000 from members and... read more

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Saint Mary's Cathedral

Mother Church for the Diocese of Middlesbrough.

Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Grace

The Diocesan Marian Shrine for Middlesbrough Diocese.

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Words from Pope Francis

Let us learn solidarity. Without solidarity, our faith is dead.9 hours ago
Work is important, but so too is rest. Shouldn’t we learn to respect times of rest, especially Sundays?3 days ago
Dear young friends, ask the Lord for a free heart so as not to be ensnared by the false pleasures of the world.5 days ago
The faith is not a gift just for me. Faith is given to be joyfully shared.1 week ago
Our life is not a pointless wandering. We have a sure goal: the house of the Father.2 weeks ago
With my heartfelt thanks. May the love of Christ always guide the American people! #GodBlessAmerica2 weeks ago
Thank you to the Cuban people! Thank you from my heart!3 weeks ago