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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Coronavirus: guidance for parishes

The Church of England has today (Thursday) offered the below advice to parishes. This page (click here) on the national church website will be updated to reflect any change in […]

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Next Bishop of St Germans is announced by Downing Street

Downing Street has this morning announced that the next Bishop of St Germans is to be the Revd Hugh Nelson. Hugh is currently the parish priest of St Mary’s, Goudhurst […]

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Call for Cornish churches to open for day of prayer on October 31

Cornish church leaders have called for a day of prayer on October 31, to mark the day that the UK is due to withdraw from the EU. Announcing the initiative […]

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Bishops call for a change of tone on Brexit debate

The bishops of the Church of England have made a call for national unity in the light of the ongoing rows and uncertainty in the run-up to Brexit. Following their […]

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Help to make Easter a family fun celebration in your church

The Church of England has a range of resources to help your church make Easter a family celebration this year. Some suggestions for activities this year: A great calendar for […]

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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.