We are very excited to share our new website with you! Created in partnership with Peter’s House, our website now brings together all the Catholic communities of York, including St Wilfrid's, St Joseph's, St Margaret Clitherow's Shrine, and More House University Catholic Chaplaincy. With all our communities under one digital roof, we hope that even more people will discover Catholic York.

This website was commissioned by the Fathers and Brothers of the York Oratory. Our mission is to accompany the people of York to the truth of the Catholic faith and into personal relationship with Jesus Christ. We hope that this website will act as a pathway for more people to become a part of our community, to receive from our ministries and to come to know Jesus.

Get Involved

Are you looking for a community to deepen your faith with, or for a way to serve? Our ‘Get Involved’ pages offer clear access to all our groups, from The Newman group to the bellringers, and from The Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) to our Gregorian Chant Schola!

Newcomers can also explore how to become Catholic and those discerning can explore their vocation.

What’s On

Our ‘What’s On’ page allows you to easily see everything happening in Catholic York by accessing all our news and events in one place.

Visiting York

For those visiting our historic city, our ‘Visiting York’ page offers a great overview of the history of York, signposts places of Christian history in York (such as St Margaret Clitherow's Shrine) and highlights all our places of worship.

University chaplaincy 

This section of the website is an area for university students. It features forthcoming student events, information about More House and University Catholic Chaplaincy, and includes all chaplaincy related news.

Looking ahead

We encourage everyone to subscribe to our newly launched E-newsletter as a great way of staying up to date with all things Catholic York.

Do you have any ideas about how we can improve our digital presence? If so, please feel free to get in touch, here: parish@yorkoratory.com

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