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Hereford Deanery is part of the RC Archdiocese of Cardiff Registered Charity No. 242380


The Deanery

The Catholic Deanery of Hereford covers all the parishes in Herefordshire and the Dean is the Reverend Cenydd Marrison OSB, a monk of Belmont Abbey, a community of monks founded in 1859, following the rule of St Benedict.

Dom Cenydd Marrison

In addition to his role as Dean, Dom Cenydd is also Parish Priest of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs in Hereford and chaplain to the Hereford County Hospital.


Information on becoming a Catholic, returning to the Catholic faith and the sacraments can be found on the information page.


Details of forthcoming events can be found in the diary pages month by month and some have links to posters and other information. There is also a ‘What’s On’ page with details of events in the Deanery.


If you are a visitor to this area, you are assured of a warm and hospitable welcome from people in our parishes who are prepared to help you in any way they can.

May God bless you and thank you for visiting us.


Jorge Saenz/AP Photo

Evangelii Gaudium

Pope Francis has issued a bold new document in which he sets out an exciting new vision of how to be church.

View it here.

Read an article by Fr James Martin SJ here.