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A Letter for Pentecost - Bishop Peter

A Letter for Pentecost - Bishop Peter

Dear friends, This comes with warmest greetings from me, Bishop Peter, to wish you joy and gladness in Christ at Pentecost.  Our season of Eastertide concludes with the celebration of the gift of the Holy Spirit to the Apostles, the account of which we read in the book… Read more


A Message for Easter

A Message for Easter

In this holiest time of the year, we are exiled from our churches.  That’s a new one!  Who would have expected that? Well, it is as unexpected as the Washing of the Feet - a turning-upside-down of custom and expectation.  And out of it has come a startlingly clear reminder… Read more


Pastoral Letter to the Diocese of Sodor and Man - 18 March 2020

Pastoral Letter to the Diocese of Sodor and Man - 18 March 2020

Pastoral Letter to the Diocese of Sodor and Man - 18 March 2020   Sisters and brothers in Christ, Following yesterday’s instruction that public worship in our churches should be suspended, I write now to give further reflection and guidance on our shared life that continues under the shadow of… Read more


Statement from Bishop Peter - Corona Virus (Covid-19)

Statement from Bishop Peter - Corona Virus (Covid-19)

Statement from Bishop Peter - Corona Virus (Covid-19) Bishop Peter in response to today's earlier announcement and guidance issued by the Archbishop's of Canterbury and York asks that everyone please note that routine public worship on Sunday's and weekday's in churches is now suspended until further notice.… Read more


Holy Land Pilgrimage

Holy Land Pilgrimage

Holy Land Pilgrimage I invite you most warmly to join me in Pilgrimage in the footsteps of Christ. Pilgrimage to the Holy Land has been part of the life of the Church in every generation. It takes us to the place where the Lord was born, where He grew up, where… Read more


Bishop Peter's Christmas Message

Bishop Peter's Christmas Message

Bishop Peter's Christmas Message What is the purpose of a human life?  What is the purpose of any human life?  What is the purpose of life itself? I was reminded recently of a conversation, into which I would like us eavesdrop.  The participants are three philosophers: an… Read more