Bob Latham

Fr Bob was ordained priest in June 2019, after three years training and formation at Ripon College Cuddesdon, and a further year as deacon in the Fromeside Benefice. Prior to training, Bob was a member of the Bristol Cathedral community, where he served as Head Server. Bob has a strong Anglo-Catholic spirituality, rooted in the Benedictine tradition where all of life is seen as an offering of prayer. He took the religious name ‘Robert Benedict’ upon his ordination as deacon. Bob has a keen interest in Christian character formation - nurturing both the life of the individual and the community. Bob has a love of countryside, plants and gardens, rooted in his former life as a Landscape Designer.