Ongoing Formation

Clergy Ongoing Formation events can be found on the Calendar Page.

The Ongoing Formation Committee has responsibility for formulating plans for the ongoing formation of the diocesan clergy and for the provision of retreat opportunities. The Committee members are:
Rt Rev David McGough (Chair)
Rev Fr Paul McNally (Director)
Rev Fr Paul Chamberlain
Very Rev Mgr Mark Crisp
Rev Fr Stephen Fawcett
Rev Fr Paul Fitzpatrick
Rev Fr John Gilbert
Rev Fr Patrick Mileham
Rev Fr Paul Moss
Rev Fr Martin Pratt
Rev Fr Hugh Sinclair
Mrs Pat Salter (Secretary)

Being a Catholic



RSS Daily Reflections

  • Saturday 10 October
    Luke 11:27-28 The Greek word for ‘blessed’, makarios, which occurs twice in the exchange between Jesus and the woman in the crowd, literally means ‘happy’. For when we are blessed, then we are truly happy. Mary was truly blessed in her role as Theotokos (Mother of God), but we all are truly blessed when we […]



Bp Pat McKinney at St Chad’s for Mass of Thanksgiving

L-R Bp William Kenney, Bp Robert Byrne, Bp Pat McKinney, Archbp Bernard Longley, Bp David McGough and Bp Philip Pargeter

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Parish Boundaries

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

parish boundaries