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April Prayer Diary Online

April Prayer Diary Online

The April Diocesan Prayer Diary is now available online and for download.… Read more


Chrism Mass held at the Cathedral

Chrism Mass held at the Cathedral

Maundy Thursday has seen the return of the traditional Chrism Mass to Cathedral Isle of Man. Bishop Peter was joined in the cathedral by the clergy, lay ministers and others from the Diocese. During the service Bishop Peter blessed the holy oils for sacramental anointing across the diocese and preached… Read more


Retired Vicar Jailed for Historic Sex Offences

Retired Vicar Jailed for Historic Sex Offences

Diocesan Statement - Graham Gregory Following two separate trials on the 1 March 2018 and 9 March 2018, at a Court of General Gaol Delivery, 82 year old Graham Gregory was found guilty and convicted of 3 historic indecent assaults against separate victims. These offences were committed between 1975 and… Read more


Ecumenical Safeguarding Adviser & Co-ordinator for the Isle of Man

Ecumenical Safeguarding Adviser & Co-ordinator for the Isle of Man

AN OPPORTUNITY TO PIONEER A SAFEGUARDING PARTNERSHIP ON A BEAUTIFUL ISLAND Ecumenical Safeguarding Adviser & Co-ordinator for the Isle of Man. Salary up to £40,000 Overview If you are a highly motivated and dedicated professional who possesses a strong conviction regarding the need to safeguard the vulnerable, then this pioneering… Read more


Next Anglican Bishop of Lancaster is announced

Next Anglican Bishop of Lancaster is announced

The Reverend Doctor Jill Duff is the next Anglican Bishop of Lancaster A priest who is passionate about planting new congregations and creating confident witnesses for Jesus Christ who can become ‘beacons’ in their communities has been chosen to be the next Anglican Suffragan Bishop of Lancaster. Bolton-born… Read more


Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Course

Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Course

  Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Course An AED has been installed outside St Ninian's Church, Douglas kindly donated by Craig's Heartstrong Foundation and the cost covered by a generous benefactor. This life-saving piece of equipment can shock a heart back into a normal rhythm in the event of… Read more