Fr Colin Mason is Vocations Director for Clifton Diocese. He is Parish Priest of the Sacred Heart, Bristol. He has a strong focus on promoting vocations within the diocese.

Clifton Diocese is always seeking to encourage each one of us to consider more deeply how God is calling us to serve. The Vocations Ministry of the diocese seeks to promote all vocations and is always happy to come and talk to parishes and schools or other groups about this. The Vocations Director is also responsible for assisting those men who are considering a vocation to the priesthood through accompaniment, discernment and retreats.


Fr Colin will be happy to answer any questions or to help explore a possible vocation to serve as a priest in the Clifton Diocese.

Vocations Director: Fr Colin Mason

Tel: 0117 962 0676

Assistant Vocations Director: Fr Dominic Findlay-Wilson


Director of Formation for the Permanent Diaconate: Fr Christopher Whitehead
Tel: 0117 902 5595
Alexander House, 160 Pennywell Road
Bristol, BS5 0TX