Prayers for children 

Here you can listen to prayers for children

What is prayer
00:00 / 01:36
Morning prayer
00:00 / 00:16
Prayer before meals
00:00 / 00:22
prayer for studying
00:00 / 00:48
Prayer for beautiful things
00:00 / 00:42
Children of the world prayer
00:00 / 00:46
Night Prayer
00:00 / 00:40
Mary mother of God
00:00 / 01:12
Diocesan day of prayers for children
00:00 / 09:49
Daily blessings for children a shining light
00:00 / 01:00
Saint Michael the Archangel
00:00 / 00:32
Reflection and prayer on St Thomas
00:00 / 02:00
Pope Francis' Five-finger prayer

Here you can see Pope Francis' way of praying with his fingers and can write your own prayer. 

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.

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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. 

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