Palm Sunday worship from Lis Escop

Bishop Philip and Ruth Mounstephen invite you to worship with them on Palm Sunday.  To watch the video, please click on the photograph or on the link below.  Or click […]

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11am, Sunday, April 5, 2020: make a date with the Lord’s Prayer

The people of Cornwall are being invited to join together for a shared moment of prayer on Sunday morning (5.4.20). At 11am, everybody is invited to step outside if safe, […]

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Coronavirus: practical guidance for parishes and statement from Bishop Philip

In light of the continued increase of Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the United Kingdom, the guidance of the Church of England is to suspend the administration of the chalice as […]

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Bishop Philip issues statement on safeguarding

Bishop Philip has today, Wednesday, February 5, issued a statement on safeguarding. Bishop of Truro: Statement on Safeguarding “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came […]

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Diocese carries out review into past safeguarding concerns

All Church of England priests in Cornwall have been asked to check their records to ensure that all safeguarding concerns have been reported to the appropriate authorities. They are required […]

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Video: Bishop Philip urges us all to be peacemakers this Christmas

The Bishop of Truro, the Rt Revd Philip Mounstephen, has issued a plea for unity this Christmas.  He said: “Whatever your views on politics, I’m sure you would agree that a […]

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Songs for Earth – the movie!

A film has now been published celebrating the Songs for Earth environmental service that saw more than a hundred Cornish primary school children join with members of the WI, the […]

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Bishop Philip and Steve Wild urge people to vote in General Election – and consider what kind of Cornwall they want

The Bishop of Truro, Philip Mounstephen, has joined forces with his Methodist counterpart, Revd Steve Wild, to write an open letter to the people of Cornwall in the run-up to […]

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Celebrations as Cornwall Council backs All Saints Highertown community hub

All Saints Highertown has received a massive boost to its plans for the future with Cornwall Council’s decision to invest more than £600,000 in funding for the community hub. Priest […]

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Two new canons celebrate their installation at Truro Cathedral

Diocesan director of education and discipleship, Revd Simon Cade, and the mission and ministry lead of Creation Fest, Sarah Yardley, have both been installed as honorary canons of Truro Cathedral. […]

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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.