The arrangements for Bishop Christopher’s Requiem Mass are as follows:

In accordance with Bishop Christopher’s instructions, his body will be received into the Church of the Sacred Heart, Exeter at 5.00pm on Thursday 4th May.

His Requiem Mass will take place at the Sacred Heart on the following day, Friday 5th May, at midday. Archbishop John Wilson will preside.

There will be a reception after the Mass at the Hotel Mercure Southgate from 2.00pm.

Bishop Christopher’s body will be interred at the cemetery at Buckfast Abbey later that afternoon.


If you wish to attend the Requiem Mass please contact your parish priest or please let Emma at

If you are unable to attend the Requien Mass it will be live stream and can be watched by clicking the following link.

Sacred Heart livestream address: