Diocesan News

by gord — last modified 26 Mar, 2019 01:17 PM
Churches mourn Eco Church founders' deaths

Churches mourn Eco Church founders' deaths

by Michael Ford 6 November 2019

Churches throughout our Diocese, many of them active Eco Churches have joined with Christians across the country who have been offering prayers and condolences after the tragic deaths of A Rocha leaders.

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A national auction to save our churches

A national auction to save our churches

by Michael Ford 6 November 2019

There is a great line up of auction prizes available in the new National Churches Trust’s ‘Save our Churches’ online auction, raising funds to help pay for urgent repairs to the nation’s churches.

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Church of England’s Environment Group calls for greater action on Climate Change across the Church

Church of England’s Environment Group calls for greater action on Climate Change across the Church

by Michael Ford 1 November 2019

The Church of England’s Environmental Advisory Group has called for all parts of the Church to recognise the Climate Crisis and step up its action to safeguard God’s creation.

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Christian conservation charity bosses killed in car crash

Christian conservation charity bosses killed in car crash

by Michael Ford 31 October 2019

The founders and a current CEO of Christian conservation charity A Rocha have been involved in what's been described as a "horrific car accident".

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"I was in prison and you came to visit me"

"I was in prison and you came to visit me"

by Michael Ford 23 October 2019

Prisons Week is held every year in October and it is a chance for churches to pray for all those in prison - both those incarcerated and those who serve there.

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Education in service to the whole community

Education in service to the whole community

by Michael Ford 23 October 2019

Our Director of Education has shared the Diocese’s vision for education and commitment to community with Dorset clergy and educationalists at a special breakfast hosted by Bishop Karen.

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Rural Hope Calendar: the results are in

Rural Hope Calendar: the results are in

by Michael Ford 23 October 2019

We've found the photos for our 2020 Rural Hope Calendar. The judges pored over the 50 entries to select a cover and 12 monthly photos that depict rural hope in our diocese.

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Collaborative Leadership can THRIVE

Collaborative Leadership can THRIVE

by Michael Ford 23 October 2019

There was a strong list of popular new initiatives and Mission Action Plans on the table when our first Dorset THRIVE group met up again.

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It's off to Market for our Chaplains

It's off to Market for our Chaplains

by Michael Ford 23 October 2019

Chaplains from across our Diocese went off to market this week.

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Called to Encounter

Called to Encounter

by Michael Ford 23 October 2019

One of our Sarum College Ordinands has been on a very special trip to Geneva.

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