Diocesan Blog - June, 2016

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European Referendum - prayers

European Referendum - prayers

On Friday 24th June 2016 we will learn the result of the Referendum on the UK remaining with the European Union or leaving. Evening Prayer in the Cathedral on Friday at 5.30pm will include time for prayers for our nation, our continent, our world and our relationships.  All our welcome… Read more


Discerning vocation

Discerning vocation

The Diocese welcomes people under 29 to take part in the CofE Ministerial Internship programme.   There are still places available to join us and spend a year on the Isle of Man sharing in the life of the Church as you consider your own purpose and calling. Our vocation… Read more


Bishop Robert's Sermon - The Queen's 90th Birthday Thanksgiving Service

Bishop Robert's Sermon - The Queen's 90th Birthday Thanksgiving Service

QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY SERMON St German’s Cathedral Isle of Man 12 June 2016   We have come to celebrate the long life of the longest-reigning British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, Lord of Mann, a woman whose belovèd father had found himself unexpectedly thrust into the role of King after the abdication… Read more


Bishop's Visitation

Bishop's Visitation

From the 30th May to the 3rd June, Bishop Robert held a visitation of the Cathedral as is common practice in all Cathedrals in the Church of England. He invited questions and gathered views on the strengths and weaknesses of the Cathedral.   The review focused on four areas: … Read more


Manx amendments for the Professional Conduct of the clergy

Manx amendments for the Professional Conduct of the clergy

Isle of Man amendments to the guidelines for the professional conduct of the clergy. The full Church of England guidelines can be found HERE The Isle of Man amendments can be found HERE… Read more