Our mission:

To provide the very best operational, spiritual and pastoral support, primarily for Catholic servicemen and women (and their families) and chaplains, wherever, whenever and in whatever form it is needed. Additionally, to respond to the needs of anyone of any creed or none, who turns to a Catholic chaplain for support.

Latest News

  • The website poster

    Coming soon to a noticeboard near you!! To help publicise news and resources within the Catholic Forces Bishopric , there’s a new, easier to remember web address for everyone to use – RCforces.uk. This takes you straight  to the Bishopric Homepage which will have a steady flow of information and

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  • Reflecting on this year’s International Military Pilgrimage to Lourdes

    Fifty Ninth International Military Pilgrimage To Lourdes 18-22 May 2017 Dona Nobis Pacem   More than two hundred pilgrims with our priests gathered to fly out To Lourdes to follow St Bernadette and her humble simplicity. Raining on arrival, sunshine to follow no doubt, Security paramount these days, so no

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  • Deployment to Estonia

    Fr Pip Smith is currently deployed with the 5 Rifles Battle Group as part of NATO to Estonia. 5 Rifles are the first Battle Group as part of a 5 year UK commitment. This is Fr Pip’s first formal deployment having joined the Regular RAChD in 2015. He writes: “It’s

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