Welcome to the Archdiocese of Birmingham

We hope that you will find our website useful and enjoy searching through the various aspects of life in the Archdiocese of Birmingham. Here you will be able to check our list of clergy and parishes, to find out Mass times and other services. You can access the pages of Archbishop Bernard Longley and his auxiliary bishops, read some of their homilies and learn more about them. You will find a list of contacts of the various offices of the Archdiocese and the many charitable organizations at work across the West Midlands and beyond.

Whatever your reason for visiting us we pray that God will bless your search and grant you many blessings.

Recent Posts

  • Visitation of Fatima Statue to St Chad’s Cathedral

    Nearly one hundred years ago, from May to October 1917, Our Lady appeared to three young shepherd children, Jacinta and Francisco Marto, and Lucia dos Santos, at Fatima in Portugal. In 2017, the World Apostolate of Fatima (WAF) in England … Read more >

  • Fatima Event at St Peter Apostle, Leamington Spa

    Fatima Centenary Celebration Saturday 13th May 2017 St Peter Apostle, Dormer Place, Leamington Spa, CV32 5AE CHURCH 9.00 Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and Sacrament of Reconciliation/Confession 9.40 Morning Prayer 10.00 Mass – Our Lady of Fatima Hymn Immaculate Mary … Read more >

  • Leaving a Lasting Gift to your Church: The Importance of Legacy Giving

    For many, leaving a gift within a will is a final opportunity to make a lasting difference to the future of a parish community. Having a will can secure you in the knowledge that those you care about most, your … Read more >

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  • Black Country Community Grants Programme – now open

    Are you running employment support activities in Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall or Wolverhampton? ESF Community Grants are part of the European Social Fund (ESF) Programme which is distributing £900,000 in small grants in the Black Country region between 2016 and 2018. … Read more >

  • Ubi Caritas Award to Parish Fundraiser

    The Dawn Mass on the Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord at the Parish of the Immaculate Conception in Bicester, Oxfordshire saw a welcome addition to its liturgy in the formal recognition by the Archdiocese of the efforts made … Read more >

  • Day of Recollection

    The Year of Mercy ended on 27 November, so to celebrate the reflections and works that had happened through the Year, St Austin’s Primary School held a day of recollection. Our morning assembly looked back on the different activities that … Read more >

  • The Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme

    We are able to claim the VAT back on the majority of works undertaken on any of our Listed Places of Worship. Claims must be submitted within 12 months of the invoice date and claims can only be made in … Read more >

  • Unveiling of Portrait at Maryvale

    On the evening of 20 December, the staff and families of Maryvale Institute gathered at the house for the annual Carol Service and party. After a candlelit procession into the Chapel while singing O Come, O Come, Emmanuel, highlights of … Read more >

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  • Meeting with Israeli Ambassador

    On Wednesday 8 February 2017, His Grace, Archbishop Bernard Longley, Archbishop of Birmingham, attended a meeting which took place at Singers Hill Synagogue between the Birmingham Faith Leaders Group (representing the Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, Sikh and Buddhist communities of … Read more >

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World Youth Day 2016

World Youth Day 2016

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Pastoral Care Project

Pastoral Care Project

Parish Boundaries

Google Maps of all the parishes in the diocese can be found here.

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