Pastoral Team Coordinator
Pastoral Affairs: Mgr. Tony Barry
Pastoral Team Coordinator: Deacon Andrew Bayes
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01293 651150
The Pastoral Team is based at DABCEC
Tel 01293 515666
The Diocesan Pastoral Team (DPT) supports parishes by:
offering advice and support in areas where additional information is needed or where new initiatives are being set up
suggesting appropriate resources
providing training for deanery/parish group leaders
maintaining a network of Diocesan contacts
enabling parishes to work collaboratively
supporting Diocesan liturgical celebrations & events
All members of the DPT are experienced parish workers and can support a range of deanery / parish activities.
You can view and download a copy of the current Courses and Resources Booklet here
Each DPT member is a specialist adviser and has specialist responsibilities.
Current specialisms within the DPT are:
Justice and Peace
Inclusion (includes Physical & Learning Disability)
Liturgy and Music
Marriage and Family Life
Mission and Unity
Links to the Bishop
The Episcopal Vicar for Pastoral Affairs meets with the Bishop as often as required. The Bishop also meets from time to time with the Pastoral Team Coordinator and individual advisers.