Serving our catholic communities..throughout the counties of Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire and Berkshire north of the River Thames. The holy father appoints new Bishop of Northampton
Like anything alive, our Diocese is growing and changing. Many people from other countries and cultures are becoming very much part of the life of our region and of our parishes and schools.
The Diocese is involved in many different areas of life. Not just in parishes, but also in schools, hospitals, prisons and religious communities; working with people with disabilities, and with the young and the old; promoting the value of family and of marriage; caring for the poor, the homeless and those who live at the margins of society; handing on our Catholic Faith to each generation and reaching out to our society so much in need of the Truth and Love of Christ.
We are now live streaming Cathedral Services. This means that you can view all our services live online if you are unable to attend the Cathedral in person.
Major liturgical services are also recorded and then available to view on-demand.
Year of the word 2020
The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales has dedicated 2020 as a year of focus on the Bible and ‘The God Who Speaks’
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If you are able to support our work, with a one off or regular donation, this will greatly help us to continue to grow and support the Catholic faith throughout the diocese.
Our diocese is saying goodbye to a long standing member of staff today. Mr Tim Redding is to leave his post as Financial Secretary to take up a...
On the last Saturday of the month, more than 20 young adults gathered for the first young adults brunch. They began with food and conversation and...
Bishop Peter celebrated Mass for our diocesan patronal feast of Our Lady Immaculate on Saturday 7th December. Clergy and people gathered to...
This is the Bishop's initiative to improve the way that the Diocese responds to, and engages with, victims and survivors of abuse. Bishop Peter...