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A new vicar for Teme Valley South
Published: 27th June 2018
​An announcement from the Bishop.
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Stop Loan Sharks
Published: 26th June 2018
In May, the diocesan Modern DaySlavery conference in Wordsley heard something about the dangers of illegalmoney lending. Its one of the ways in which some people can get trapped inslavery. It is also just as easy to hide as other slavery related crim
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Buildings for Mission – Changing our Logic
Published: 21st June 2018
The symposium held on 13 June 2018 at the OldPalace Worcester was a great success. Eighty people attended drawn from boththe Church and Heritage sector to participate in a stimulating day ofpresentations, discussions and debate about how best our to
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Over £9,000 raised by Bishop's Lent appeal
Published: 17th June 2018
The appeal launched as part of Bishop John's Lent message to mark 10 years since his enthronement as Bishop of Worcester has raised 9403.84 for Berega Hospital.Bishop John said: "Berega Hospital ministers to the poor and it is incrisis because of lac
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The Library at the Diocesan Office
Published: 14th June 2018
As many people are aware, there are now so many demands onthe library room in the diocesan office, that it is difficult to find a time tobrowse or borrow books. Were looking at a possible future for the library ifwe base it at Holland House, and the
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New Diocesan Secretary Appointed
Published: 13th June 2018
Dr John Preston, currently National Stewardship Officer for the Church of England has been appointed as the new Diocesan Secretary for the Diocese of Worcester.
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Archdeacon of Worcester's Charge for 2018
Published: 12th June 2018
ARCHDEACON OFWORCESTERS CHARGETuesday 5 June 2018Readings: Ezekiel 47,1-12 and 1 Peter 2,1-10The churchwardens among you are probablythinking as we read the first reading from Ezekiel, Im glad I wasnt thechurchwarden in the temple when all that damp
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Bishops in Evesham for a weekend of celebration
Published: 11th June 2018
The Bishops of Worcester and Dudley will join church members in Evesham and the surrounding villages for a weekend of community events on 16 and 17June.
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Archdeacon of Dudley's Charge for 2018
Published: 11th June 2018
Archdeaconof Dudleys Charge 2018Romans8:1-11 Set free to fully live!To be a church warden atthis time in the life of the C of E must feel to some like living a life boundby the most overwhelming and stringent rules and regulations. Data protection,sa
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Letter from Archdeacon of Dudley
Published: 7th June 2018
Frequent reports of how lonely we are, across all agesand nations, have dominated the news for months. We live in lonelytimes. Increasing numbers of elderly people are living alone for longer.Many young people describe acute senses of loneliness. P

Our Ministry Experience Scheme
Published: 7th June 2018
The first three participants on the diocesan Ministry Experience Scheme are approaching the end of their year.

Taking Funerals Seriously
Published: 7th June 2018
About one third of funerals in this country are taken by Church of England ministers, but this figure is falling; we are losing our ‘market share’.

Morogoro open evening
Published: 5th June 2018
Your friendship is very important to us. Thats how BishopGodfrey Sehaba summed up the diocesan link between his diocese of Morogoro, andours. The Morogoro Partnership Group are hosting an open evening on Wednesday 4 July, at 7.30pm in the G
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Kingdom Arts holds exhibition
Published: 5th June 2018
Kingdom Arts is a Fresh Expression of Church based at St.Georges in Worcester. Meeting monthly, it attracts around forty people, whocome together to work on a series of arts and crafts with a different bibletheme. At the end of each session, there is
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New Rural Dean for Worcester East
Published: 24th May 2018
Bishop John has announced the next Rural Dean of Worcester East.
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Mission Enablers: One year in!
Published: 24th May 2018
How has your first year been?What's been a key achievement?How's it felt being an "enabler"?Are you ready to move on?What are you looking forward to in your second year?How do you think Calling Young Disciples is making a difference?What about parish
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Calling Young Disciples - one year in
Published: 24th May 2018
How has the first year of the project gone?How do you choose which parish a Mission Enabler goes into?What has been a highlight?What are your hopes for the next 12 months?How can parishes without a Mission Enabler get more involved?
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Pentecost celebrations in Dudley & Worcester
Published: 21st May 2018
Praying for Dudley in Priory ParkHundreds of Christians of all denominations gathered inPriory Park in Dudley yesterday afternoon, enjoying a picnic in the sunshineand giving thanks to God for all who live and work in Dudley Borough to celebrate Pent
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The Revd George Davis moves to Cheltenham
Published: 20th May 2018
George Davis will become a Team Vicar in Cheltenham.
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Three Confessions Conference
Published: 17th May 2018
InApril, a group of 28 people gathered at Holland House, roughly a third comingfrom the Diocese of Worcester, a third from our partnership with the ProtestantChurch of Central Germany, and a third Roman Catholics coming from theirdioceses of Birmingh
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