Our bishops lead and oversee the Church in the Diocese of Bristol.
The Very Revd Vivienne Faull, currently Dean of York, was appointed as the 57th Bishop of Bristol in May 2018. She will be consecrated Bishop at a service at St Paul’s Cathedral on 3 July and installed as Bishop of Bristol at Bristol Cathedral in the autumn.
Rt Revd Dr Lee Rayfield, the Bishop of Swindon, is the Acting Diocesan Bishop during the vacancy. He works across the Diocese alongside his community leadership role in Swindon.
Rt Revd Dr Lee Rayfield
Suffragan Bishop of Swindon
and Acting Diocesan Bishop
Phone: 01793 538654
The Bishop of Swindon's Office,
Mark House, Field Rise, Swindon,
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