‘Euntes in mundum’

– Mark 16:15

‘Go out to the whole world; proclaim the good news to all creation.’

– Mark 16:16

I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd is one who lays down his life for his sheep

– John 10:11


Diocese of Lancaster Education Service

In faithfulness to Christ’s command: “Go out to the whole world and proclaim the Good News!” [Mark 16:5] the Diocese of Lancaster Education Service seeks to bring the Word of God to the people of our Diocese.

We achieve this through supporting schools in bearing witness to the Gospel and proclaiming the teaching of the Church and by fostering the ongoing understanding of the Faith through personal faith development and formation. We teach and nourish the Faith in its fullness so as to support the members of our school communities in the growth of their personal faith and provide places of learning and opportunities to nurture and develop the Catholic Faith and promote the sacramental life and mission of the Diocese.

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Our location

The Diocese of Lancaster Education Service works with the local authorities of Blackpool, Cumbria and Lancashire.

Situated next to the Cathedral the Education Service works with 84 schools and a Sixth College in sone of the most beautiful parts of the country.

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