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Celebrating ALMs at the Cathedral

ALMs with Bishop John 18 Sep 2019

40 new ALMs have received their certificates from Bishop John.

40 people received a certificate from Bishop John last Sunday to mark the completion of their courses to become Authorised Lay Ministers (ALMs). The special service at Worcester Cathedral was a celebration of this form of lay ministry.Authorised lay ministers train over a year to be equipped for specific roles in the parish. This year’s ALMs have been in trained in either administration, children’s and youth work, pastoral work or as worship leaders.They will work alongside ordained clergy and licensed lay ministers as part of the ministry teams in their individual parishes. During the service, the Revd Canon Doug Chaplin, ... more

How can your church get ready for Advent and Christmas 2019 with #FollowTheStar?

How can your church get ready for Advent and Christmas 2019 with #FollowTheStar? 17 Sep 2019

Building on the very positive feedback and huge amount of diocesan and local church engagement in #FollowTheStar 2018, we are delighted to be using the same theme for Advent and Christmas 2019 and 2020 as well! more

Stephen Edwards installed as Residentiary Canon

Stephen Edwards with Bishop John 16 Sep 2019

Stephen Edwards was installed as a new Residentiary Canon at Worcester Cathedral in Evensong. more

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Clergy Study Day with Bishop Alison White

Where: St Helen’s Church, Fish Street, Worcester, WR1 2HN
When: Thursday 26th September 2019, 9.45am – 3.30pm

Who is it for?
Licensed clergy in the Diocese of Worcester.

As in previous years, lunch will be provided at the Old Palace.

An invitation will be issued from the Bishop’s Office.  For more information, please contact Leonie Andrews, leonie.andrews@cofe-worcester.org.uk

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