Homelessness Support Group

The Homelessness Support Group works in partnership with Sanctuary 21 to help support those who are homeless. Regular meetings are held to update on the progress made.

for Homeless Sunday prayers were specifically written and recited in the Parish. You can read them on this page. 



There have been a series of articles published in the Northern Cross by parishioners working with Sancturary 21 which can be read below. 

About Us 

The parish of the Durham Martyrs incorporates the Catholic churches of Our Lady of Mercy and St Godric, St Bede and St Joseph (Gilesgate) in Durham City. We are part of the Finchale Partnership and based within the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle.

Subscribe to the bulletin

St. Bede,

St Godric's RC Primary School, Carrhouse Drive,


DH1 5LZ 

Our Lady of Mercy

and St Godric

Castle Chare

St Joseph

Mill Lane

Marjorie, the Parish Secretary's working hours are 8:30am -4:00pm Tues - Fri. If you email outside these hours you will receive a response when Marjorie is back in the office. 

© 2020  by the Parish of the Durham Martyrs. Proudly created with Wix.com