Canon Ray Brazier

Ray describes himself as ‘a retired vicar, but never a retired Priest!’ He is currently working in a number of areas of ministry support in Bristol Diocese, including vocations, mentoring, ministerial development, and spiritual direction. He says, ‘I love reading, the arts (especially drama and theatre), spending time with family and friends, and I am excited by the challenges and opportunities facing the Church today.”

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Job Vacancy: Domestic Assistant

Ray describes himself as ‘a retired vicar, but never a retired Priest!’ He is currently working in a number of areas of ministry support in Bristol Diocese, including vocations, mentoring, ministerial development, and spiritual direction. He says, ‘I love reading, the arts (especially drama and theatre), spending time with family and friends, and I am […]

Job Vacancies: Nursery Nurse Practitioner

Ray describes himself as ‘a retired vicar, but never a retired Priest!’ He is currently working in a number of areas of ministry support in Bristol Diocese, including vocations, mentoring, ministerial development, and spiritual direction. He says, ‘I love reading, the arts (especially drama and theatre), spending time with family and friends, and I am […]

Women in the New Testament Course.

Ray describes himself as ‘a retired vicar, but never a retired Priest!’ He is currently working in a number of areas of ministry support in Bristol Diocese, including vocations, mentoring, ministerial development, and spiritual direction. He says, ‘I love reading, the arts (especially drama and theatre), spending time with family and friends, and I am […]

Life After Trinity – Rev Alex Podd, Six months in 

Ray describes himself as ‘a retired vicar, but never a retired Priest!’ He is currently working in a number of areas of ministry support in Bristol Diocese, including vocations, mentoring, ministerial development, and spiritual direction. He says, ‘I love reading, the arts (especially drama and theatre), spending time with family and friends, and I am […]