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

  • Children’s Mental Health Week

    The week 5-9 February was the National Week for Children’s Mental Health. This year here at St John Fisher, we wanted to do something to raise awareness of this important issue. Each Form group were given 5 prayers to say … Read more >

  • The Rosary Catholic Primary School achieve the Investors in Pupils Award

    At the Rosary Catholic Primary School, we, as a school, have been working hard towards the Investors in Pupils Award for the last year. What is the Investors in Pupil’s Award? It is an exciting award that has helped every … Read more >

  • Olympic medallist opens new Coventry facility

    Olympic gymnast and medallist Beth Tweddle recently opened ‘Ready Steady Gymnastics’ new facility at Saint Augustine’s Sports Centre in Radford. Ready Steady Gymnastics started two years ago with equipment being kept in a trailer before finally being able to use … Read more >

  • Fr Philip Newbold Returns to Dine in the Archdiocese

    Caught on camera at the end of 2017 was Fr Philip Newbold, who retired last year from the parish of Our Lady of Lourdes, Hednesford, to live in Lancashire. Fr Philip was the guest of Walsall Catenians, who were meeting … Read more >

  • Induction of Parish Priest at St Osburg’s

    At 7pm Thursday 22 Feb 2018, the Feast of the Chair of St Peter the Apostle, Fr Pontius Bandua, a member of the Apostles of Jesus Missionaries was inducted as the Parish Priest of St Osburg’s Parish. The ceremony was … Read more >

  • Students Perform Wizard of Oz

    A cast of over 50 student performers supported by a band of almost 20 student musicians performed ‘The Wizard of Oz’ at Stafford’s Blessed William Howard Catholic High School last week. The first performance was to an audience of almost … Read more >

  • Education Cannot Wait

    For the last 5 years Christ the King Parish in Coventry have been supporting the ‘Friends of Ibba Girls School’ with a £5,000 per year commitment for five years to help pay a teacher’s salary in the Ibba Girls school. … Read more >

  • Pupil Voice Event

    School children from Coventry have raised thousands of pounds for charities which support those in need across the city. The primary schools of the Romero Catholic Academy have presented £3,640 as well as items of clothing, food and toiletries to … Read more >

  • Tabor House Reaches Out to Help More Homeless People

    Birmingham’s only year-round night shelter, Tabor House, has announced that it can now support more people experiencing homelessness as it has expanded the number of beds available. Tabor House opened in September 2017. Run as a partnership project with iShelter, … Read more >

William Byrd Concert at St Chads

Lourdes 2017


Catholic Today

Catholic Today
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World Youth Day 2016

World Youth Day 2016

Dementia Prayer Week 12-19th March

Dementia Prayer Week

Parish Boundaries

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

parish boundaries

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