The Bishop of Bath & Wells
The Rt Revd Peter Price, the 78th Bishop of Bath & Wells retired at the end of June 2013. You can read more about his special retirement service in Wells Cathedral and see photos from the event here.
We are now in midst of the process to appoint the 79th Bishop of Bath & Wells. You can read more about this process, including our Statement of Needs, here.
The Rt Revd Peter Maurice became Bishop of Taunton in 2006.
He has responsibility for the Ministry Forum, and the School of Formation in addition to his pastoral, mission and other ministry roles.
The Bishops are assisted in their work by three Archdeacons based in Bath, Wells and Taunton.
Together with senior colleagues in the Bishops Staff, they are responsible for the life of the church in the Diocese, and for the development of the Changing Lives strategy.
The Bishops and their staff are based at the Bishops' Office in Wells.
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