Welcome to Our Diocese

" The joy of the Gospel fills the hearts
and lives of all who encounter Jesus "

The Diocese of Portsmouth covers Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, the Channel Isles and parts of Berkshire, Dorset and Oxfordshire

The diocese has a large group of intercessors who pray each day for the diocese and for individual needs. Please do ask them to pray for your needs.

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Called and Gifted The Process is being rolled out in the Diocese

Framework for Collaboration "We must put out into the deep for a great catch"
(Lk 5:6)

What is the Framework?

The call of Christ invites us all to know the Faith, to live the Faith, and in turn to go and share the Faith with others - to evangelise.

Join a Framework Team

If you are interested in becoming a Framework Team Volunteer - or if you would simply like to know more about the opportunity.

Current Team Members

Framework volunteers' days provide essential formation
for team members.


Photos from recent events around the Diocese of Portsmouth.



Caritas Portsmouth

“My child, treat yourself well, according to your means…
Do not deprive yourself of the day’s enjoyment.”
(Sir 14:11, 14);

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