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2018 Safeguarding Dates

2018 Safeguarding Dates

Safeguarding Training Dates 2018 The dates for Safeguarding training in 2018 have been issued. In all cases the venues are still to be arranged. For everyone partcipating in the training there is a requirement to complete the course for C0 prior to completing all C1 courses and C2 if a… Read more


A Second Ordination!

A Second Ordination!

Bishop Peter ordained the Reverend William James Mackay to the priesthood on Saturday 7 October at the Parish Church of St Mary de Ballaugh. Sermon for the Ordination to the Priesthood of The Revd William Mackay:  St Mary de Ballaugh, 7 October, 2017 This is the third… Read more


First Ordination

First Ordination

Sermon:  The Ordination of Alex Brown to the Diaconate,  Wednesday 4 October 2017 All places are special, all places are holy in their own way, and in the sense that they are created by God, but it is fair to say that some have a more obvious… Read more


New Dates for Safeguarding Training

New Dates for Safeguarding Training

New dates for Safeguarding traing for the remainder of 2017 have been announced. The dates for the other scheduled events are: C0 - Tuesday 3 October - 19.00 till 21.30 - Mallmore, Port St Mary C1 - Thursday 5 October - 18.30 till 21.30 - St George's, Douglas C2 -… Read more


Bishop Peter's Enthronement

Bishop Peter's Enthronement

On Saturday 30 September 2017, the Rt Revd Peter Andrew Eagles was installed as the Eighty Seventh Bishop of Sodor and Man in a service at the Cathedral in Peel.  The Cathedral was full with representatives from the across the life of the Island and wider diocese who… Read more


New Parish Priest announced at St Matthew's

New Parish Priest announced at St Matthew's

Bishop Peter is pleased to announce the appointment of Father Tom Davis SSC as Parish Priest at St Matthew's, Douglas. Father Tom Davis SSC was born and raised in north London.Prior to ordination he worked in various fields with young people and vulnerable adults. He has served in a… Read more