Welcome to the website for the Diocese of Rochester
We are the Church of England in the areas of Medway, north west Kent and the London Boroughs of Bromley and Bexley. A diverse and vibrant community of faith, we are Called Together to Grow disciples, Enrich our communities and Resource each other in our mission and ministry.
Wednesday 16 January 2019
Elections for a number of key committees in the Diocese are now open. Including the Vacancy in See Committee, the Clergy Houses Committee and the Finance Committee. Find out how you can get involved here.
Wednesday 16 January 2019
An exhibition marking Holocaust Memorial Day (27 January), is an opportunity for the community to come together in remembrance of all those killed but also to reflect on the future. Read more
Tuesday 15 January 2019
Church in Biggin Hill joined the revo-loo-tion for Lent. St Mark’s Biggin Hill is feeling flush after helping their area qualify to become a Toilet Twinned Town! Read more
Thursday 3 January 2019
A vicar in Tunbridge Wells has spoken of the rising numbers of working homeless visiting their winter night shelter Read more
Monday 21st JanuaryDementia Friendly Service
Tuesday 22nd January
14:30 DBE Finance & Resources Committee
Thursday 24th January
Saturday 26th January
Sunday 27th January
16:00 Messy Church
Monday 28th JanuaryChildren & Young People's Ministers' Retreat
Tuesday 29th JanuaryChildren & Young People's Ministers' Retreat
Wednesday 30th JanuaryChildren & Young People's Ministers' Retreat
Diocese of Rochester Cycle of Prayer
The daily cycles of prayer for the Rochester Diocese
Antony of Egypt, hermit,...
Antony of Egypt, hermit, abbot, 356; Charles Gore, bishop, founder of the Community of the Resurrection, 1932 Parish cycle: Rochester, St Peter with St Margaret Vicar: The Rev Dr Joel Love Community Cycle: St. Margaret's at Troy Town CE Primary School, Rochester Headteacher: Ms Linda Jobling
Parish cycle: Rochester, St Justus Vicar: The Rev Dr Helen Burn Community Cycle: Tonbridge School Chaplain: The Rev David Peters
Parish cycle: Princes Park, Christ the King Rector: vacancy Community Cycle: For the joint meeting of Anglican and Roman Catholic bishops, beginning today.
Parish cycle: Luton, Christ Church Priest-in-Charge: vacancy Community Cycle: For our lay ministers Warden of Lay Ministry: Karen Senior
Baptism of Christ Epiphany...
Baptism of Christ Epiphany 2 Isaiah 43.1-7 Psalm 29 Acts 8.14-17 Luke 3.15-17,21-22 Tonbridge deanery The Rev Dr Miriam Barker, Area Dean; Dr Sally Musson, Lay Chair (proxy)