The Right Reverend Mark Sowerby
BD AKC MA
The Bishop of Horsham has responsibility for most of West Sussex (apart from Chichester and some parishes to the west of Hove) and for some parishes in East Sussex to the north of Brighton and east of East Grinstead, together with one parish in Kent.
Bishop Mark became Bishop of Horsham in 2009 after 17 years in parish ministry and five years as a Selection Secretary/Vocations Officer with the Ministry Division of the Archbishops’ Council. He has an abiding concern for vocations to lay and ordained ministry and has a passion for the unity of the Church at Diocesan and Ecumenical levels. Bishop Mark is married to Ruth and they live in Horsham with their three daughters.