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



Refresh Day for Men
Posted Friday 30 January 2015
St Andrew’s Mirehouse, Sat 28 March, 10.00am to 4.00pm

The Word of God - what does it mean?
Posted Wednesday 28 January 2015
St Mary’s Church, Ulverston, Wed 22 Apr, 7.30pm


Carlisle Cathedral’s Fratry Project is back ...
Posted Monday 26 January 2015
Plans to create a multi-million pound heritage teaching and learning centre at Carlisle ...

The Consecration of the Church of England’s ...
Posted Monday 26 January 2015
Both of Cumbria’s bishops, the Bishop of Carlisle and the Bishop of Penrith will attend ...

Bishop of Carlisle on opposition to the ...
Posted Friday 16 January 2015
Today the House of Lords will be debating again at Committee Stage, Lord Falconer’s ...


Find out more about the Church of England's Pilgrim Course, a major new discipleship and training resource which is being promoted for Lent.
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PPopular Pages



Refresh Day for Men http://t.co/FWgbYsW2Ox3 days ago

Carlisle Cathedral looking lovely in the snow! http://t.co/HAqAS95xep4 days ago

The Word of God - what does it mean? http://t.co/r9oaEphgHO4 days ago

I am the Lord who heals you http://t.co/dYtLGqWzkQ4 days ago