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Here you can watch a selection of videos.

Stations of the Cross 

27/03/20 Stations of the Cross read by a parishioner and a pupil from one of our parish schools. These Stations are reprinted with permission of Catholic Online  

03/04/20 Our Youth recorded audio of themselves reading the Stations of the Cross they wrote last year. Many thanks for their brilliant work.

10/04/20   Durham Martyrs Parishioners recorded audio of themselves reading Clarence Enzer's "Everyman's Way of the Cross" with photos of the Stations from St Joseph's Church and art work by the children of the parish and parishioner Lily. 


Pergolesi’s ‘Stabat Mater’ performed by Lucy and Matthew Grehan-Bradley, that would have been performed at the Durham Martyrs Good Friday Liturgy

This is Matthew Grehan-Bradley doing music for the web, simply entitled "Music of Hope."

A medley of songs for the 3rd Sunday of Easter played by Matthew Grehan-Bradley. 

Music played by Matthew Grehan-Bradley on Pentecost Sunday.

Meditations and Reflections 

A reflective video shared by a parishioner on four candles.

Worth a watch

A parishioner has created a video entitled "Deer's Cry"

On Easter Sunday Andrea Bocelli performed Music for Hope live from the Duomo of Milan

A video from the Archdiocese of Lima, Peru

From The UK Blessing: At this unique and challenging time in the United Kingdom over 65 churches and movements, representing hundreds of others, have come together online to sing a blessing over our land. Standing together as one, our desire is that this song will fill you with hope and encourage you.

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 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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