Our bishops lead and oversee the Church in the Diocese of Bristol.
Rt Revd Mike Hill, the Bishop of Bristol, is the Diocesan Bishop supported by Rt Revd Dr Lee Rayfield, the Suffragan Bishop of Swindon. They both work across the Diocese but have community leadership roles in Bristol and Swindon respectively. They support the Church of England nationally and Bishop Mike is a member of the House of Lords.
58a High Street
Bristol BS36 1JQ
Swindon SN1 4HP
See also: The Ven Christine Froude; Archdeacon of Malmesbury.
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/ Honorary Assistant Bishops
Rt Revd George Cassidy, Rt Revd Bob Evens, Rt Revd Peter Firth and Rt Revd John Neale are Honorary Assistant Bishops in the Diocese of Bristol. Bishop Bob is acting as Sponsoring Bishop in the Diocese while Bishop Lee is undergoing chemotherapy. They also occasionally conduct confirmations.
Honorary Assistant Bishops can be contacted via the Bishop of Bristol’s Office.
/ Bishop’s Staff
The Bishop’s Staff is the leadership team of the Diocese and shares responsibility with the Bishop of Bristol for setting direction for the Diocese, supporting churches and ministers and decision-making in a number of areas.
|Rt Revd Mike Hill, Bishop of Bristol
Revd Dr Emma Ineson, Bishop’s Chaplain
Rt Revd Dr Lee Rayfield, Bishop of Swindon
Very Revd Dr David Hoyle, Dean of Bristol
Ven Christine Froude, Archdeacon of Malmesbury
Mr Oliver Home, Bishop’s Chief of Staff
You can contact the Bishop’s Staff via Revd Dr Emma Ineson on 01454 777 728, or firstname.lastname@example.org.