The Catholic community consists of a body of people who come together to give praise and thanksgiving to God, to receive the Sacraments, to deepen their faith, to mutually support each other in prayer and, motivated by their beliefs, to make a difference to others through good deeds. In this section, you can find out how to increase your involvement in our family of faith.
Pope Francis has asked the whole Catholic Church worldwide to engage in a process of discernment under the guidance of the Holy Spirit. This process is called a synod. It involves everyone in the Church - clergy, religious, and lay Catholics, each participating according to the gifts and charisms of their vocation.
The Archdiocese of Southwark is an Equal Opportunities employer and aims to recruit and develop staff in such a way as to ensure that it always serves and empowers the mission of our Church.
How can I help my parish?
Offering your abilities and a few hours of time (or more) to your parish is a wonderful way to participate in the life of the Church. Listed below are some of the ways that you might choose to get involved.