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 231 parishes, along with 103 church schools and a University with a Church of England foundation.
Whether you are someone looking for a church to get married in, someone keen to grow closer to Christ or a church leader looking for resources and support, we hope this website provides you with the information and resources you are searching for.

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Open Diocesan Synod

The Open Diocesan Synod on 11 March at the John Wallis Academy will focus on to ‘renewing our life together in prayer.’  Read more »

Today's Prayer

Len Valley Benefice (Boughton Malherbe: St Nicholas, Harrietsham: St John the Baptist, Lenham: St Mary, Ulcombe: All Saints)
Clergy: Millie Hart
Readers: Pamela Cuerden, Joan Drury
Harrietsham CEP: Linda Oliver
Ulcombe CEP: Emma Hickling, Darren Waters

Malakal – (Upper Nile, Sudan) The Rt Revd Hilary Garang Deng
Malakal – (Upper Nile, Sudan) The Rt Revd Peter Gatbel Kunen
Malakal – Bentiu Area – (Upper Nile, Sudan) The Rt Revd John Gettek
Malakal – Pariang Area – (Upper Nile, Sudan) The Rt Revd David Kiir Mayath