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Deanery: Central - Deanery of St Wilfrid
St George Church
Peel Street, York, YO1 9PZ
Very Rev Canon Jeremiah Twomey - Parish Priest
Rev Antonio Romano - Deacon
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All Saints Catholic School (proposed date of transfer to NPCAT February 2023), York (0.6 miles)
St Wilfrid, York (0.3 miles)
English Martyrs, York (0.6 miles)
St Aelred, Tang Hall (1.3 miles)
St Joseph, Clifton (1.4 miles)
St Paulinus, York (1.5 miles)
Nearest Schools and Churches are calculated `as the crow flies` and may not be the closest or easiest when travelling.
Retreat Hospital - Hospital
Nursing Home – Willow House - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Somerset - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Wheldrake - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Ricall House - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Lake House - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
The Lodge - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Lamel Beeches - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
The Rise - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Fulford - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Woodlands M/S Respite Centre - Hospice/Home for the Elderley
Thicket Priory - Religious House
Corpus Christi Carmelites - Religious House
- Corpus Christi Carmelites
- Discalced Carmelites
- Retreat Hospital
- Lake House
- Lamel Beeches
- Nursing Home – Willow House
- Ricall House
- The Lodge
- The Rise
- Woodlands M/S Respite Centre
Parish of St George in York (Diocese of Middlesbrough).
Retreat Hospital, Willow House Nursing Home, Beverley House Nursing Home, Somerset Nursing Home, Wheldrake, Ricall House, Ricall, Lake House, Kelfield, The Lodge, Heslington, Lamel Beeches, The Rise Nursing Home, Fulford Nursing Home, Woodlands Respite Centre Connaught Court.
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Dates: 1849, 1850, cons 1991
An episcopal conference, sometimes called a conference of bishops, is an official assembly of the bishops of the Catholic Church in a given territory. ... Individual bishops do not relinquish their immediate authority for the governance of their respective dioceses to the conference (Wikipedia).
Dioceses ruled by an archbishop are commonly referred to as archdioceses; most are metropolitan sees, being placed at the head of an ecclesiastical province. A few are suffragans of a metropolitan see or are directly subject to the Holy See.
The term 'archdiocese' is not found in Canon Law, with the terms "diocese" and "episcopal see" being applicable to the area under the ecclesiastical jurisdiction of any bishop. If the title of archbishop is granted on personal grounds to a diocesan bishop, his diocese does not thereby become an archdiocese (Wikipedia).
The group of churches that a bishop supervises is known as a diocese. Typically, a diocese is divided into parishes that are each overseen by a priest.
The original dioceses, in ancient Rome, were political rather than religious. Rome was divided into dioceses, each of which was made up of many provinces. After Christianity became the Roman Empire's official religion in the 4th century, the term gradually came to refer to religious districts. The Catholic Church has almost 3,000 dioceses. The Greek root of diocese is dioikesis, "government, administration, or province." (Vocabulary.com).
As of April 2020, in the Catholic Church there are 2,898 regular dioceses: 1 papal see, 649 archdioceses (including 9 patriarchates, 4 major archdioceses, 560 metropolitan archdioceses, 76 single archdioceses) (Wikipedia).
Each diocese is within a Province - a group of Dioceses - the Archdiocese is the main Diocese within that Diocese. The bishop of that Archdiocese is therefore automatically an Archbishop. If a bishop has been made an Archbishop personally is referred to as an Archbishop but it does not make their Diocese an Archdiocese.
A subdivision of a diocese, consisting of a number parishes, over which presides a dean appointed by a bishop. The duty of the dean is to watch over the clergy of the deanery, to see that they fulfill the orders of the bishop, and observe the liturgical and canon laws. He summons the conference of the deanery and presides at it. Periodically he makes a report to the bishop on conditions in the deanery.www.catholicculture.org
In the Roman Catholic Church, a parish (Latin: parochia) is a stable community of the faithful within a particular church, whose pastoral care has been entrusted to a parish priest (Latin: parochus), under the authority of the diocesan bishop. It is the lowest ecclesiastical subdivision in the Catholic episcopal polity, and the primary constituent unit of a diocese. In the 1983 Code of Canon Law, parishes are constituted under cc. 515â€“552, entitled "Parishes, Pastors, and Parochial Vicars." Wikipedia