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by ben last modified 02 Dec, 2010 05:13 PM
The latest news from the Diocese of Salisbury
500 Volunteers wanted for Armed Forces Day by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 03:28 PM
500 volunteers are being sought after Salisbury was chosen to host this year's National Armed Forces Day.
Church Art by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 03:25 PM
One Dorset church has made sure they make the best use of their building by opening up as an Arts Centre.
Flower Power by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 03:13 PM
A festival can be an excellent opportunity to open your churches, to display the work of gifted people, and also make the venue an unforgettable joy to visitors.
A Sign of Renewing Hope by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 02:55 PM
An early morning delivery to one Dorset church brought them a real sign of hope.
Synod Meets by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 02:52 PM
Our Diocesan Synod gathers for a summer evening meeting on Wednesday at St Francis' Church, Salisbury.
Talks to Inspire and Question by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 02:18 PM
Talks on everything from 'Love, Sex and Power' to the 'Theology and Mission of the Salvation Army' are on offer over the next 12 months from the Dorset Association that welcomes those who want to learn more about faith and its application to contemporary issues.
The Real Story Here! by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 02:03 PM
A church youth club, closed so its members could go to confirmation classes, hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons last week.
Synod debates journey towards intercommunion with Methodists by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 01:55 PM
General Synod will be asked whether they want to continue the journey towards intercommunion with the Methodist Church when it meets next month.
Christians called to action on Climate Change by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 01:41 PM
Christians are being called to join a mass lobby in Westminster to tell MPs that it is time to act on climate change.
Beyond by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 01:04 PM
Eight giant stainless steel and aluminium sculptures are the latest art works to be displayed at our Cathedral.
Parishes reminded to display Safeguarding details by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 01:01 PM
Parishes are being reminded that they need to "clearly display information on safeguarding arrangements" and they are being asked to take a fresh look at information on their website.
New PtO Guidelines by Michael Ford — last modified 18 Jun, 2019 12:38 PM
The Diocese has issued new guidelines for Clergy with Permission to Officiate.
Experiencing Torture by Michael Ford — last modified 12 Jun, 2019 04:56 PM
A national campaign is calling on churches and schools to mark the experiences of torture survivors throughout the world on 26 June.
Rogation celebrations 2019, part 2 by Michael Ford — last modified 12 Jun, 2019 04:48 PM
Rogation celebrations have continued in our diocese.
Bishop welcomes Government's commitment to "net zero" by 2050 by Michael Ford — last modified 12 Jun, 2019 01:49 PM
The Church of England’s lead bishop on the environment has welcomed the news that the government has set a stricter target on climate change.
Holding on to the Cross by Michael Ford — last modified 11 Jun, 2019 06:30 PM
An olive-wood holding cross from Bethlehem was the constant companion for a Dorset churchgoer who has undergone pioneering medical procedures.
The Global Wave by Michael Ford — last modified 11 Jun, 2019 06:07 PM
Over a thousand people from more than 100 churches in our Diocese gathered together this Sunday to mark the end of the "Global Wave of Prayer".
Swap Shop is a great success by Michael Ford — last modified 11 Jun, 2019 06:04 PM
"Great atmosphere, great discussion, great cake!" A pretty succinct and fair summary of the Sarum Mission Swap Shop from one of the many enthusiastic participants who gathered in the Annex at St Francis Church, Salisbury for the event.
Church initiative is Mayor's chosen Charity by Michael Ford — last modified 11 Jun, 2019 06:02 PM
The new Mayor of Blandford Forum has chosen a Church initiative as her chosen charity.
Faith Sunday with Cake by Michael Ford — last modified 11 Jun, 2019 05:57 PM
Exploring faith and eating together are two defining features of the Alabaré Emmaus Community for adults with learning disabilities, and on Faith Sunday these were combined to perfection.

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