Fr Philip: New Appointment

We are pleased to announce today (Sunday 13 September) the appointment - subject to satisfactory DBS clearance - of Father Philip Kennedy CMP as Associate Vicar of

St Bartholomew’s, Brighton in the Diocese of Chichester.

His last Sunday in Croydon will be 25 October 2020.  Details of his licensing are yet to be confirmed and will be announced in due course.

Father Philip's new post in Brighton will see the renewal of community living which has been lived out previously by members of the Company of Mission Priests.  He will join Father Ben Eadon, the Vicar of St Bartholomew's, at the Clergy House sharing in the charism of St Vincent de Paul, the Patron of CMP.


Vicar: Fr Tim Pike CMP

020 8686 9343  |


Assistant Priest: Fr Nigel Palmer SSC

Parish Office

020 8680 2848  |


St Michael and All Angels with St James

7 Poplar Walk



Tel: 020 8680 2848

Address: 7 Poplar Walk, Croydon CR0 1UA

Phone020 8680 2848