Synod hears from Beirut about the need for global help – and agrees its own budget

It feels as though Lebanon is going through the 10 plagues of Egypt following August’s huge explosion, the political unrest that has followed and the ongoing impact of Covid-19, Revd […]

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End child hunger: call for action from Cornish church leaders

Church leaders in Cornwall have called on the Government to commit to ensuring that no child in future goes hungry in our country – as well as honouring local communities, […]

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Simon Cade is appointed as new diocesan secretary

Simon Cade has been appointed to the role of diocesan secretary, within the Diocese of Truro. Simon has carried out the role on an interim basis since January, and his […]

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‘The people of Beirut need our help now, they can’t wait’ – Bishop Philip calls for people to give to Lebanon church fund

The Bishop of Truro, the Rt Revd Philip Mounstephen, has urged everybody to consider giving to a fund set up to help people whose lives have been devastated by the […]

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Bishop Philip is delighted by news that public worship can resume within social distancing constraints – but urges caution

The Bishop of Truro, the Rt Revd Philip Mounstephen, has said he is delighted by the news that churches will be able to start opening again for public worship from […]

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Worship from Lis Escop for Trinity Sunday

Bishop Philip and Ruth Mounstephen invite you to join them in this service for Trinity Sunday, June 7, 2020, that was recorded at their home, Lis Escop. To watch this […]

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Hugely positive ‘not synod’ event hosted over the web

More than 60 members of Truro Diocesan Synod didn’t meet on Saturday at Lys Kernow – instead they took to cyberspace and joined in a virtual meeting via Zoom. Regulations […]

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All-age worship from Lis Escop for Sunday, May 17, 2020

To see the service that was originally webcast live on Sunday, May 17, 2020, click here, or alternatively click anywhere on the photograph below.

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Worship from Lis Escop. Sunday, May 17, 2020

Bishop Philip and Ruth Mounstephen invite you to join with them in worship recorded at their home, Lis Escop, for Sunday, May 17, 2020. To watch the video, please click […]

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All-age worship first webcast on Facebook Live, on Sunday, May 10, 2020

To watch this video of this service, recorded at Lis Escop on Sunday, May 10, 2020, please click here. Alternatively, click anywhere on the photo:

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Ensuring that children and young people as well as adults are kept safe whilst in our care in an integral part of our diocese life.