Diocesan Blog - March, 2017

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Obituary - Rev Leslie Guthrie

Obituary - Rev Leslie Guthrie

It is with great sadness that we report the death of one of our longstanding ecumenical partners Rev Leslie Guthrie. He will be greatly missed for his rich ministry and we send our deepest sympathy and condolences to his wife Jean, the family and his many friends. Bishop Robert on… Read more


A Prayer for Peace

A Prayer for Peace

Diocesan Prayer Diary - April

Diocesan Prayer Diary - April

The Diocesan Prayer Diary for April 2017 can be found HERE… Read more


Lent is a time to travel with Jesus

Lent is a time to travel with Jesus

Lent is a time to travel with Jesus on his journey to the cross. Lent leads us to Holy Week so we think not just of Jesus’ death but upon our own mortality too. This poem by Jan Sutch Pickard puts it well: Truly dust we are, and… Read more


Welcome to members of Central Readers' Council

Welcome to members of Central Readers' Council

Readers in the Diocese have just enjoyed a visit by representatives of the CofE Central Readers' Council. Gertrud Sollars, Vice-Chair, and Andrew Walker, the recently appointed Secretary, made the customary visit by representatives of the Council to meet the new Warden of Readers for this Diocese. Margaret Galloway, (front row R in photo),… Read more


Vacancy for new pioneer post

Vacancy for new pioneer post

Pioneer Youth Minister/Missioner Closing date extended to 14th March 2017 This new post is a key part of the significant GROWING FAITH FOR GENERATIONS initiative of this Diocese.  You will serve as both Pioneer Youth Minister in a rural location and Pioneer Missioner working with churches of the diocese and in the… Read more