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Priests Fly Out to Sudan

Priests Fly Out to Sudan

by Michael Ford 2 October 2012

The Rector of Blandford Forum, the Revd Tim Storey, and the Priest in Charge of Salisbury St Mark, Revd Jim Findlay, fly out to South Sudan on Tuesday (9 October) for a month-long placement in Bishop Ngalamu College, Mundri, in a remote area of Sudan.

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Campolo and Kendrick Visit Salisbury

Campolo and Kendrick Visit Salisbury

by Michael Ford 1 October 2012

Acclaimed author and speaker Tony Campolo and singer-songwriter Graham Kendrick will headline an event at St Paul’s Church Salisbury on Friday 19 October (7.30-10pm).

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Bishop of Ramsbury Arrives

Bishop of Ramsbury Arrives

by Michael Ford 11 October 2012

The new Bishop of Ramsbury, Edward Condry, preached a sermon at Salisbury Cathedral as he began his public ministry yesterday (Sunday 23 September).

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New Bishop for Ramsbury ***Updated

New Bishop for Ramsbury ***Updated

by Michael Ford 1 October 2012

The Revd Canon Dr Edward Condry was consecrated by the Archbishop of Canterbury as the fifth Anglican Bishop of Ramsbury on Friday (21 September) at Westminster Abbey. Initial details; first pictures

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Bishop Upbeat on Progress

Bishop Upbeat on Progress

by Michael Ford 13 September 2012

Women Bishops Draft Legislation: the Bishop of Salisbury is upbeat after progress is made.

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New Bishop of Ramsbury to be consecrated and welcomed

New Bishop of Ramsbury to be consecrated and welcomed

by Michael Ford 10 September 2012

The Reverend Canon Edward Condry, formerly Canon Residentiary of Canterbury Cathedral and Treasurer and Director of Education in Canterbury Cathedral, is to be consecrated as Bishop of Ramsbury by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, in Westminster Abbey on Friday 21 September at 11am.

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"Fair Tax is a matter of justice" - Bishop of Salisbury

"Fair Tax is a matter of justice" - Bishop of Salisbury

by Michael Ford 7 September 2012

The Bishop of Salisbury, Nicholas Holtam, today lent his full support to a Christian Aid (support by Action Aid) campaign on tax avoidance.

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8000 Churches Open Their Doors

8000 Churches Open Their Doors

by Michael Ford 8 June 2018

The history and architecture of some of England’s most beautiful churches will be on show during the annual ‘Ride+Stride’ on Saturday, 8 September 2012, an open day for churches of all Christian denominations to raise money for their upkeep.

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Great Dorset Steam Fair Begins *Updated

Great Dorset Steam Fair Begins *Updated

by Michael Ford 5 September 2012

Church Tent organisers prepare for mission and appeal for help as the world’s leading steam fair begins.

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Thousands Attend Christian Festival in Weymouth

Thousands Attend Christian Festival in Weymouth

by Michael Ford 29 August 2012

Two thousand people attended an outdoor service on Sunday 26 August during the ‘Refresh2012’ Beach Festival in Weymouth. The service was a highlight of Bank Holiday events organised by local churches from Weymouth and Portland.

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