Welcome From Bishop Richard

'Thank you for your visiting the Arundel & Brighton Diocesan Website – a ‘window’ into the life of the Catholic Church in Surrey and Sussex, a welcoming community of people committed to Christ and His Church. If the Gospel Message is new to you, or if you are seeking detailed information about the Diocese, this site will help you to explore the many ways in which the life of the Diocese and its parishes can help you on your pilgrimage of life.'

Diocesan News

Mother Goose in the Parish of Bognor & Slindon

Clergy and parishioners took part in the 27th annual parish pantomime.

The CSSA has awarded the diocese a safeguarding grading of 'Results being Achieved'.

The Bishop and Trustees wish to thank all those who contributed to the report.

New CTS booklet to help Catholics protect themselves against evil.

It includes prayers of protection, thanksgiving, and prayers of faith and confidence.

Bishop Sherrington welcomes introduction of baby loss certificates.

The Church stands close to parents in grief and surrounds them and their children with prayer.

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The word vocation comes from the Latin ‘vocare’, meaning ‘to call’ - so a vocation is a calling. Everyone has a vocation. Our first call is to love God and to be holy, or as Pope Francis put it, ‘to be saints is not a privilege for a few but a vocation for everyone.’