Clifton Diocese
Clifton Diocese

Clifton Diocese is the Catholic diocese covering the West of England and includes the City and County of Bristol, the counties of Gloucestershire, Somerset, Wiltshire, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire and Bath and North East Somerset

Holy Land

All the video Reflections, Homilies and pictures are online now

Live Mass

You can watch a daily Mass live from Clifton Cathedral

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Bishop Declan Lang

Bishop Declan Lang is the ninth Bishop of Clifton. Within the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales, he is Chair of the Department of International Affairs

Clifton Cathedral

Clifton Cathedral (The Cathedral Church of Saints Peter and Paul) in Bristol is the Mother Church of the Diocese of Clifton and the Seat of Bishop Declan Lang, the ninth Bishop of Clifton

Clifton Diocese

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Advent Mission Calendar

Every day the Advent Mission Calendar prompts us to set something aside to support those in need this year.


Tasked by our Bishop with implementing the vision of the Liturgy Constitution of the Second Vatican Council

Laudato ‘Si

On the Care for our Common Home is the Pope’s Encyclical Letter on the environment and human ecology.


Find all the information about our Diocesan pilgrimages: Lourdes, Glastonbury and the Holy Land

The God Who Speaks

Resources and information for ‘The year of the Word’ – the God who Speaks. See how you can get involved


Being loved and being kept safe go to the very core of the Church’s Ministry to children and vulnerable adults


All the information about the Synod 2021 – 2023 ‘Listening with the Heart’ – Clifton Diocese Synodal Response can be found here


A 10-Part video theme series on LOVE, In collaboration with the LOV Verbum Dei Ministry

Pastoral Ministry & Formation

Forming people for Parish Service. “To all whom I send you, you shall go” . These pages are intended to bring you closer to Jesus