The Right Revd Stephen Race

Bishop of Beverley


Carlise, Chester, Durham, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield, Sodor and Man, Southwell and Nottingham, York



Having first qualified as a teacher Bishop Stephen worked in both Kenya and Somerset before he was ordained in Carlisle Diocese.  He had served all his ordained ministry in the north of England, mainly in South Yorkshire where he was a Parish Priest, Area Dean and Diocesan Director of Ordinands prior to his consecration in York Minster on 30 November 2022.