Matthew Jarvis

Matthew Jarvis University of Leicester ChaplaincyFr Matthew is a Dominican friar and Catholic priest based at Holy Cross Priory on New Walk. He assists Fr David in supporting Catholic students and staff at the University, as well as participating in the wider life of the Chaplaincy at the Gatehouse.

He has pastoral responsibility for Leicester Catholic Students, which brings together students from the University of Leicester and De Montfort University. Alongside university and parish ministry at Holy Cross, his personal interests include history, the liturgy, Classical music and Gregorian chant, the Leicester Theological Society, and playing table tennis for a local club.