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Black student life in Leeds: Religion

By LucyMcDonald 26 Oct 2023

New Testament Church of God

Black-centred church with predominantly Caribbean, African, British, and Indian attendees. All ethnicities are welcome. Bishop Tony Parry, the District and Lead Pastor for this Church, is an advocate for Faith and Racial Justice.

Location: 3, Easterly Road Harehills, Leeds LS8 2TN


Phone number: 0113 240 6561

Visit their website here.

Leeds Church Institute

"The Leeds Church Institute exists to be an active and progressive agent in city life for the benefit of all. We are a faith-based organisation and we work through events, publications, and social media."

In the past, Leeds Church Institute has held events related to racial and social justice and you can access these (as well as other wonderful events) through their eventbrite page:

Location: 42 The Calls, Leeds, LS2 7EY


Phone number: 0113 245 4700

Visit their website here. 

Watch their Youtube channel here.

Bridge Community Church

"We are a warm, friendly and passionate church in Leeds who have a long history, but we believe, an even better future. Our desire is to see people experience the love and power of God for themselves.

As a community, we are on a journey of faith, growing in relationship with God and each other. We warmly invite you to be part of a growing church, made up of all ages and backgrounds, and experience what new life in Jesus is all about!

Every Sunday we gather in person at 10:30am or 4pm. You can also watch our 10:30 service online via YouTube."

Location: Bridge Community Church, Rider Street, LS9 7BQ

Visit their website here. 

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