The New Forest Pastoral area consists of the parishes of

 

Our Lady of Mercy & St Joseph, Lymington

 

St Anne, Brockenhurst

 

St Francis, Milford on Sea

 

St Bernard's, Holbury & St Michael's, Hythe  

known as Waterside Catholic parish

 

St Theresa of the Child Jesus, Totton

 

Our Lady of the Assumption and St Edward the Confessor, Lyndhurst

 

Our Lady of Lourdes, New Milton

 

The Pastoral Co-Ordinator is Rev David Adams

 

The Deanery

 

At Pentecost last year, Bishop Philip published a Policy Document entitled: 

 

Developing the Pastoral Areas in the Light of the New Evangelisation

 

A new Deanery has been established to include the

New Forest, Bournemouth and Avon-Stour Pastoral Areas.

The new Deanery is to known as Saint JohnXXIII

 

The Dean is Fr Paul Townsend

 

Evangelisation Strategy Teams

are currently being set up in the Deanery.

 

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