Episcopal Announcement: His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Mgr Marcus Stock as the tenth Bishop of Leeds.
Mgr Stock is a priest of the Archdiocese of Birmingham and up until now has served as the General Secretary of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales. We are richly blessed to have such an experienced pastor as our new Bishop. In addition to numerous parochial appointments, the Bishop-Elect has also been a Director of Catholic Education at both diocesan and national level.
Mgr Marcus Stock received a standing ovation when he was formally presented to the Diocese of Leeds as ou 10th Bishop. 53 year old Mgr Marcus, whose hobbies are cooking and painting, was welcomed by Mgr John Wilson, the Administrator of the Diocese, and wished good luck for the future.
Pope Francis appoints Monsignor Marcus Stock as new Bishop of Leeds [CATHOLICNEWS.ORG.UK]
Standing Ovation [DIOCESEOFLEEDS.ORG.UK]
Pope Francis appoints Monsignor Marcus Stock as new Bishop of Leeds [DIOCESEOFLEEDS.ORG.UK]
Mgr Marcus Stock Ordained as 10th Bishop of Leeds [BISHOPWHEELERCATHOLICACADEMYTRUST.ORG]
The ten schools in The Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust participated in the Bishop’s annual Good Shepherd Celebration at St. Anne’s Cathedral on Friday 11 May 2018.
The Leeds Diocesan Pilgrimage to Walsingham took place on Saturday 30 September
Notification of the Death of the Right Reverend David Konstant Bishop Emeritus of Leeds
The procession was led by Rt Rev Marcus Stock, Bishop of Leeds remembering especially Jo Cox, MP
Saturday 17 September. Open to all year groups, staff and families
The ten schools in The Bishop Wheeler Catholic Academy Trust participated in the Bishop’s annual Good Shepherd Service at St. Anne’s Cathedral on Friday 6 May 2016.
St. Mary's Menston take part in the 77th Diocese of Leeds Pilgrimage to Lourdes
We welcomed Bishop Marcus Stock to St. Mary’s on Tuesday 30 June 2015 to concelebrate our 50th Anniversary Mass.
We welcome Bishop Marcus Stock to St. Mary’s on Tuesday 30 June 2015 to concelebrate our 50th Anniversary Mass.
The Bishop’s annual Good Shepherd Service took place at St. Anne’s Cathedral in Leeds on 1 May 2015. St. Mary’s were represented by Isabel Wilkes and Jack Smith-Eccles both from form 8 More.