WWelcome to Carlisle Diocese

We look after 351 churches and 105 schools, from Barrow in Furness to Bewcastle and Nicholforest, from St Bees Head to Stainmore.

Our mission:
By God's grace to grow God's Kingdom in Cumbria.

Our vision:
To see our Churches growing Disciples of all ages.


DDiocesan Calendar



Carlisle Music Society
Posted Wednesday 26 November 2014
St Cuthbert’s Church, Carlisle, Thurs 22 Jan, 7.30pm

Christmas Dominoes
Posted Tuesday 4 November 2014
Westnewton Village Hall, Sat 13 Dec, 7.30pm


Bishop of Carlisle's honorary role by royal ...
Posted Thursday 13 November 2014
The Bishop of Carlisle is to preside over the Queen's Chaplains, by royal appointment.

Carlisle United's terraces to resound to ...
Posted Wednesday 12 November 2014
A crowd of 2,500 carol singers is set to descend on Carlisle United's Brunton Park for a ...

Songs of Praise to feature church mission ...
Posted Wednesday 5 November 2014
The BBC's Songs of Praise is set to feature a special Christmas carol rap arranged by a ...


This remix of God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen by The Way Church's young adult mission worker Andy Dykes is set to feature on the BBC's Songs of Praise on Sunday 7 December.
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PPopular Pages



Carlisle Music Society http://t.co/UgWcjQhYCP2 days ago

Carlisle church mission worker Andy Dykes reaches new audiences in a really exciting way this Christmas! Take a look! http://t.co/D0RqsvmQIu3 days ago

Bishop of Carlisle's honorary role by royal appointment http://t.co/zzJay1ToET15 days ago

Carlisle United's terraces to resound to community carols http://t.co/11XPW5bE8D16 days ago