Diocesan Blog

Obituary - June Harper

Obituary - June Harper

In thanksgiving and prayer for June Harper June Harper died on 11 May 2018, following a period of severe illness.   We give great thanks for June's ministry as a Reader, for her contribution to the work of the Diocese, and for her life of faith.   We commend June to God’s eternal love, trusting joyfully in the promises of Christ, and we pray for Roger and for all who will recall June with love and affection.   May she indeed rest in peace and rise in glory. +. Amen. The funeral service will take place at Kirk Christ, Rushen at 12 noon on Tuesday 22 May 2018 followed by interment in the Churchyard. All enquiries please to Eric Faragher Ltd, Funeral Directors, Main Road, Onchan. T: 673109 or 622897… Read more


The astonishing joy of the Ascension

The astonishing joy of the Ascension

The astonishing joy of the Ascension Just as the authentic reality of the Resurrection is shown by the transformation of the followers of Jesus from grief to wonder and gladness, so something very similar happens at the Ascension.  It is the last of the post-Resurrection appearances, and we might imagine… Read more