• The Catholic Church across Cheshire and Shropshire and parts of Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Derbyshire.
  • The Catholic Church across Cheshire and Shropshire and parts of Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Derbyshire.
  • The Catholic Church across Cheshire and Shropshire and parts of Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Derbyshire.

Welcome to the Diocese of Shrewsbury which continues the mission of the Catholic Church across Cheshire and Shropshire and parts of Greater Manchester, Merseyside and Derbyshire.


More than a hundred parishes and schools together with more than thirty Religious communities and ecclesial movements continue this mission today.
I hope this developing website will reflect something of the life of the Diocese with its great diversity of towns, cities and rural communities sharing together the Catholic faith. We welcome you to join us here on the internet.

Tuesday February 09, 2016

Sunday Mass readings of the week

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Meditation of the week

Be not afraid

What's Coming Up

Shrewsbury Lourdes Hospitality Mass to be celebrated in Hazel Grove, Stockport, on Thursday February 11

  Shrewsbury Lourdes Hospitality Mass – A Mass to celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes will celebrated at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Hazel Grove, Stockport, SK7 4EB on Thursday 11th February at 7.30pm. Everyone is welcome, especially members of the Diocesan Lourdes […]

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Genuine ‘British values’ derive from the country’s Christian heritage, Bishop of Shrewsbury tells civic leaders

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The Bishop of Shrewsbury has told a congregation of civic leaders gathered in the historic Shrewsbury Abbey on Sunday that it would be a mistake to try to uncouple Britain from her Christian heritage in the quest to draw up […]

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Couples encouraged to ‘re-propose’ marriage to young people as a road to holiness

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The Bishop of Shrewsbury has asked married Catholics to “re-propose” marriage to young people as a road to holiness. Speaking at the annual Mass in celebration of marriage and family life, the Rt Rev. Mark Davies noted that the numbers […]

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Video: Pope Francis makes care of creation the subject of his prayer intentions for February

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  The Pope Video is a global initiative developed by the Pope World Prayer Network (Apostleship of Prayer) to assist in the dissemination of monthly intentions of the Holy Father related to the challenges facing humanity.

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