Welcome to Canterbury Diocese

Canterbury Diocese, the oldest diocese in England, stretches from Maidstone to Thanet, the Isle of Sheppey to the Romney Marsh and includes 327 churches in 222 parishes, along with 103 church schools and a University with a Church of England foundation.
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Today's Prayer

Area Dean: Seth Cooper
Lay Chair: Don Martin
Secretary: Christine Taylor
Treasurer: Vacant

Pray with us as we give thanks to God for all those who do so much for the life of the deanery as officers and volunteers. Please pray that Sandwich Deanery can find creative and useful ways to support the parish churches in their mission and ministry. Particularly for God’s blessing on our Synod this month as we gather to consider the plans and hopes of the churches for the next few years and how the deanery can help.

Anglican Communion:
Northwest Ankole (Uganda) The Rt Revd Amos Magezi
Bendigo (Australia) The Rt Revd Matt Brain