Confraternity of Catholic Clergy




Priests incardinated or serving in British dioceses, Deacons(Permanent and Transitory), members of Religious Congregations or Secular Institutes, and Seminarians. Clerics with voting rights are those who have paid their subscription for the current year, attend at least one meeting per annum, and shall not have been debarred by the Provincial Council.


Lay members of Christ’s Faithful who, inspired by the Confraternity’s Objects, desire to be associated therewith by their prayers, financial and practical support, and to benefit from the life and ministry of the Clergy.


Members shall each pay their annual subscription to the Confraternity by 31st October for the current year, of an amount determined by Provincial Council [and initially of £25 per annum]. Friends shall subscribe an identical sum in support of the Confraternity, also by 31st October, while Vowed Religious and Seminarians may subscribe a smaller sum [initially of £10].

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Data Protection Act 1998

Under the Data Protection Act 1998, we have a legal duty to protect any personal information we collect from you.

  1. We will only use personal information you supply to us for the reason that you provided it.

  2. We will only hold your information for as long as necessary to fulfil that purpose.

  3. We will not pass your information to any other parties unless this is made clear to you at the time you supplied it.

  4. All agents of the Confraternity who have access to your personal data or are associated with the handling of that data are obliged to respect your confidentiality.

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Click on the image, above, to download a PDF of the Confraternity’s Application Form. This form may be completed in Adobe Reader and then printed, or printed and then completed by hand. Please ensure that your application is accompanied with your membership subscription cheque (if applicable) and any donation, and posted to the address at the foot of the form.