Diocesan News

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Bishop Andrew takes a pew for the Children's Society

Bishop Andrew takes a pew for the Children's Society

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

Bishop Andrew has spoken about how young people with mental health issues are imprisoned and are powerless to change their situation by themselves during lockdown.

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Images of Hope to help the homeless

Images of Hope to help the homeless

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

A special photography competition has been launched by Wiltshire-based homeless charity Alabaré to capture images of hope and help those who need it.

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Keep In Touch

Keep In Touch

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

The Weymouth Keep In Touch project is just one of the many community projects continuing to offer support during the crisis.

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Our Bishops join Safe Passage plea

Our Bishops join Safe Passage plea

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

Our Bishops have added their signatures to the Safe Passage open letters that call upon the Prime Minister to offer sanctuary to unaccompanied children stranded in Europe.

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Pledges and free expert help for Poole homeless centre

Pledges and free expert help for Poole homeless centre

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

A Dorset homeless charity has seen over £2000 pledged towards the refurbishment of their new drop in centre, and now has the offer of free specialist help.

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The Great Sewing Bee

The Great Sewing Bee

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

Back in April we featured our Diocese's first-ever online licensing, when the the Revd Liz Howlett was licensed by Bishop Karen as an Associate Priest in the Bride Valley Benefice.

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Offering the experience of Community Life

Offering the experience of Community Life

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

If coming out of lockdown has made you yearn for a simpler, prayer-filled life, then Hilfield Friary may be the place for you.

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Eco Champions Meet

Eco Champions Meet

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

Last week, almost 50 Eco Champions from across our Diocese met on Zoom to hear from Bishop Nicholas and the Diocesan Environment Group about eco issues at national and Diocesan level, and what they can personally do to further our eco-progress as a Diocese.

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Shine So Bright

Shine So Bright

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

While the traditional leavers' services held every year at the Cathedral and Wimborne Minster can't go ahead as usual this year, this precious time for every school leaver will be celebrated virtually instead.

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Children's Church is positively changing the experience of lockdown

Children's Church is positively changing the experience of lockdown

by Michael Ford 19 June 2020

Connecting with children and young people has always been a big part of our ministry here in the Diocese of Salisbury, and this has continued in a variety of innovative ways during the present crisis.

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