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.
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Today's Prayer

Margate: St Paul (Cliftonville)
Clergy: Patrick Ellisdon, Nick Ratcliffe
Reader: Kim Palmer

Please pray for the chaplains, staff and those who attend The Living Well, our diocesan centre for healing and wholeness, based in Nonington.

Ile – Oluji – (Ondo, Nigeria) The Rt Revd Samson Adekunle