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

  • Mass of The Oils

    On Wednesday the 29th of March members of the forces community gathered at the Armed Forces Chaplaincy Centre in Amport to celebrate the Mass of Chrism.  During the Mass, which was celebrated by Bishop Crispian Hollis, the Emeritus Bishop of Portsmouth, the Oils of Catechumens, Chrism, and of the Sick

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  • Lourdes training

    The Armed Forces Region (AFR) HCPT – The Pilgrimage Trust – Training Weekend 2017

    Every year at Easter the Hosanna House & Children’s Pilgrimage Trust (HCPT) runs a pilgrimage holiday to Lourdes, France, for disabled and disadvantaged children and young adults. Whilst HCPT is a Roman Catholic organisation this is an inclusive trip open to children and helpers of all backgrounds – of all

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  • Preparing for a new Bishop

    As we await the appointment by Pope Francis of a new Bishop for the Forces Fr David Smith reflects on the person, office, and symbols of a Bishop The Second Vatican Council teaches us that “the bishops have by divine institution taken the place of the apostles as pastors of

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