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In the name of Jesus: Welcomed, Loved, Sent

Parish Priest:

Fr Matt Anscombe

Fr Matt was appointed as Parish Priest in September 2015. Ordained in 2010, he has previously served as Assistant Priest in St Peter’s, Gloucester and as Chaplain to the University of Bristol. In 2019, Fr Matt was also appointed as Parish Priest of St Dunstan’s, Keynsham.

Contact Fr Matt through the website or by email: bristol.stbernadette@cliftondiocese.com

Parish Outreach Worker:

Mrs Caroline Sadd

Caroline, a parishioner of St Bernadette’s, was appointed in 2020 to help us all develop our missionary focus and to enflesh our vision – ‘In the name of Jesus – Welcomed, Loved, Sent’. She has run Alpha in conjunction with the parish and the school. She is looking at building stronger, meaningful relationships with the school; working with young people in the parish and building up ministries within the parish.

Parish Administrator:

Mrs Alice Maimone

Alice supports the administration of the parish, working eight hours per week, normally on Tuesdays and Fridays from 10am to 2pm.

Contact Alice through the website or by mail: bristol.stbernadette@cliftondiocese.com

Parish Treasurer:

Mike Peck

Parish Pastoral Team:

The Parish Pastoral Team seeks to meet 4 times a year to review the ongoing mission of the parish. Four of its members meet every couple of weeks as a Leadership Team.

Mervyn Amesbury
Fr Matt Anscombe
Charlotte Atkins
Mike Hennessey
Linda Hodgson (Chair)
Patty Morley
Pat O’Brien
James O’Shaugnessy
Caroline Sadd
Raychel Thomas
Joseph Vinoy