New Diocescan Bishop

The New Bishop of Truro

The new Bishop of Truro was announced on August 30th. He is the Rev'd Canon Philip Mounstephen who will become the 16th Bishop of Truro.

He is currently the executive leader of the Church Missionary Society and was ordained as a deacon in the Church of England in 1988 and priested the next year.

He has significant family roots in Cornwall with many of his ancestors living in Tregony in the mid 18th century before moving to Truro.