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A multi-faith 'No' to fossil fuels

A multi-faith 'No' to fossil fuels

by Michael Ford 22 May 2020

On Monday 18th May 2020, a global coalition of 42 faith institutions divested from fossil fuels.

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Christianity gets Wild

Christianity gets Wild

by Michael Ford 22 May 2020

A Christian conservation charity has a new scheme to build on the good things coming out of lockdown, and look ahead to a new era.

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Rebuilding the World

Rebuilding the World

by Michael Ford 22 May 2020

Leading charity Tearfund has released a guide to what might be worth taking forward from the current pandemic.

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Church Commissioners on coronavirus and reopening of churches

Church Commissioners on coronavirus and reopening of churches

by Michael Ford 22 May 2020

On 18th May 2020 the Second Church Estates Commissioner, Andrew Selous MP, answered 2 written questions on the reopening of churches from Dr Luke Evans MP and Andrew Rosindell MP.

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Faith, Community, and Timing

Faith, Community, and Timing

by Michael Ford 22 May 2020

Faith leaders and government have agreed to develop a plan to enable the phased and safe reopening of places of worship when the evidence shows it is the right time to do so, Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick confirmed on 15th May.

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It's about time

It's about time

by Michael Ford 22 May 2020

Our tour of our Cathedral's exhibits continues, with 3 works that focus on our experience of time.

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Adapting church music for the near future

Adapting church music for the near future

by Michael Ford 21 May 2020

The Royal School of Church Music (RSCM) hosts a FREE webinar on Friday afternoon, with a panel of high profile guests to support churches as they plan for a changing future.

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VE Day 75

VE Day 75

by Michael Ford 18 May 2020

The news that clergy would be allowed back into their churches for prayer and the streaming of worship came too late for many churches to change their lockdown service plans.

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Together in Prayer

Together in Prayer

by Michael Ford 15 May 2020

On May 31st we will be Together in Prayer as a Diocese.

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An opportunity to witness and give generously

An opportunity to witness and give generously

by Michael Ford 15 May 2020

For 75 years Christian Aid Week has been an opportunity for churches to witness to what it means to be followers of Christ in a world divided by poverty.

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