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Step Forward - Day Conference 2018

Step Forward - Day Conference 2018

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Open the Book is visiting the Island

Open the Book is visiting the Island

Open the Book Refresher Day Do you want to find out how our programme works? Refresh your skills? Learn new ideas? Then this is an ideal day for you! Development Manager Julie Jefferies and I will lead you through a fun and inspiring day. Details Date: Wednesday 7 February 2018… Read more


Holocaust Memorial Service

Holocaust Memorial Service

Father Ben Bradshaw licensed as Bishop’s Chaplain

Father Ben Bradshaw licensed as Bishop’s Chaplain

Today, as churches far and wide celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany, Father Ben Bradshaw is licensed by Bishop Peter as his Chaplain during the Eucharist in St German’s Cathedral. Within the festal Eucharist, three symbolic gifts were offered at the Lord’s table on behalf of the people ~ gold was presented… Read more


#LiveLent 2018 - Let your light shine

#LiveLent 2018 - Let your light shine

#LiveLent 2018 - Let your light shine We’re delighted to be sharing news of the Church of England’s 2018 Lent campaign and resources for churches. #LiveLent – Let your light shine is a Lenten journey through the Gospel of John, offering a short daily reading, a pause for reflection… Read more


Bishop Peter's Message for the New Year

Bishop Peter's Message for the New Year

New Year Message The turn of the year is a time both for reflection and for looking forward.  So, in wishing you a Happy New Year, I offer five things that I have discovered in my first three months here as bishop, and five things that I hope for in… Read more


Obituary - Peter Farrant

Obituary - Peter Farrant

  On behalf of the Diocese of Sodor and Man, Bishop Peter sends his condolences and assurances of prayer to the family of Mr Peter Farrant who died on 31st December 2017. Mr Farrant was a tremendous and dedicated servant to the Diocese, serving as Vicar General for… Read more