R.I.P. Canon Anthony Harding

R.I.P. Canon Anthony Harding

Please remember in your prayers Canon Anthony Harding who died yesterday morning at St Joseph’s Home, Bristol.  Details of his funeral Mass will be circulated once known.  ...
The Rite of Election and why it matters to us all

The Rite of Election and why it matters to us all

The Rite of Election is a simple, joyful but also poignant celebration. It is a courageous and loving step on the part of those who feel called to become a part of the Catholic community one of faith, hope and love. Those who participate in the celebration cannot help...
Diocese celebrate the life of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

Diocese celebrate the life of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI

On Tuesday 10th January 2023, along with parishes around the world, we at the Diocese of Clifton celebrated the life of Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI with a Requiem Mass in the Cathedral. Fr Colin Mason spoke with BBC Radio Bristol’s Lucy Tegg on Sunday morning...
St Anthony’s bid farewell to their organist

St Anthony’s bid farewell to their organist

Chris Clifton has been the organist at St Anthony’s Melksham for the past 32 years. He is a talented musician, singer and composer and has composed the music for several Masses. He has decided to retire having struggles with Parkinson’s disease for some...
Diocesan Mass for Pope Benedict

Diocesan Mass for Pope Benedict

Fr Colin Mason spoke with BBC Radio Bristol’s Lucy Tegg on Sunday morning about the Diocesan Mass for Pope Benedict and also about when he met him. Clip courtesy of BBC Radio Bristol.