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.


EeNews Bulletin

DDiocesan Calendar



Kendal South Choir Autumn Concert - Hymn of ...
Posted Wednesday 2 September 2015
St Thomas’s Church, Kendal, Sat 10 Oct, 7.30pm

Carlisle Music Society
Posted Tuesday 1 September 2015
St Cuthbert’s Church, Carlisle, Thurs 8 Oct, 7.30pm

Harvest Choral Evensong
Posted Tuesday 25 August 2015
Crosthwaite Church, Keswick, Sun 11 Oct, 6.00pm


Holy Trinity Church West Seaton
Posted Thursday 3 September 2015
Services are to be officially suspended at a west Cumbrian church later this month.

Carlisle Cathedral to host special service ...
Posted Tuesday 28 July 2015
World War Two veterans are set to gather in Carlisle Cathedral for a special service marking ...

God for All Fresh Expressions Enabler appointed
Posted Tuesday 21 July 2015
A man who has led one of the UK’s largest emerging church projects for young people is to ...

Vocations Development Officer and Director ...
Posted Monday 20 July 2015
The Diocese of Carlisle has appointed a new Vocations Development Officer and Director of ...

Carlisle’s first city centre Field of ...
Posted Thursday 16 July 2015
Carlisle’s first ever city centre Field of Remembrance has been officially opened by royalty.


Find out more about how St Michael's and All Angels church in Hawkshead is to partner up with a London congregation as part of a pioneering digital prayer project.
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GGod for All

A fresh way to help everyone in Cumbria discover more of God and His purpose in their lives, and to encourage churches to be vibrant and loving communities serving and worshipping God.

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Holy Trinity Church West Seaton http://t.co/g8CFC3YgPG37 minutes ago

RT @c_of_e: Bishop of @CarlisleDiocese warns of the dangers of legalising assisted suicide, in letter to The Times: http://t.co/xJQoozfoFDabout 3 hours ago

Kendal South Choir Autumn Concert - Hymn of Praise http://t.co/5bLJxD1fLr1 day ago

Carlisle Music Society http://t.co/fW5WcV1cs82 days ago