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Updated guidance on clergy and lay leaders entering churches

Published: 6th May 2020

Bishop John has written to clergy following a change in guidance from the House of Bishops.

#FaithatHome launched by the Church of England

Published: 30th April 2020

Bishop Martin has supported the launch of #FaithatHome from the Church of England.

Ministry Fund launched

Published: 22nd April 2020

Our clergy are amazing, but COVID-19 means we need help to continue to meet the costs of their stipends.

Bishop of Dudley's Easter message (2020)

Published: 12th April 2020

An Easter message from Bishop Martin.

Bishop John's Easter message (2020)

Published: 12th April 2020

An Easter message from the Bishop of Worcester.

Strange times...

Published: 9th April 2020

A letter from the Bishop of Dudley for parish magazine editors.

Journey with the Bishops through Holy Week & Easter

Published: 4th April 2020

Bishops John and Martin are putting together a series of reflections during Holy Week.

A message from our Bishops re: the latest Coronavirus guidance

Published: 17th March 2020

Bishops John and Martin have written to all parishes following the latest Coronavirus guidance.

Letter from the Bishop of Worcester

Published: 10th March 2020

A letter from the Bishop of Worcester for April editions of parish Magazines.

Diocese carries out review of past safeguarding concerns

Published: 7th March 2020

All parishes across the Diocese have been asked to check their safeguarding records.

Bishop's Lent appeal 2020

Published: 28th February 2020

This year's Bishop's Lent appeal will raise money for the Diocese of Morogoro.

Welcoming Bishop Martin

Published: 22nd February 2020

Bishop Martin was welcomed to the Diocese with a service in Top Church, Dudley.

Bishop Martin to be welcomed to the Diocese

Published: 18th February 2020

New bishop returns to the Black Country.

Alison Vincent receives Wulfstan Cross

Published: 20th January 2020

The Diocese's recently-retired, long-serving Office Manager is this year's recipient of the Wulfstan Cross.

Martin Gorick officially becomes Bishop of Dudley

Published: 13th January 2020

Martin will be consecrated as Bishop of Dudley on Tuesday 28 January at Southwark Cathedral.

Martin Gorick to be next Bishop of Dudley

Published: 4th November 2019

Downing Street has today announced that the Venerable Martin Gorick will become the next Bishop of Dudley.

Big Bible Study 2019

Published: 17th October 2019

The Bishop of Worcester, Dr John Inge, will again come together with the Roman Catholic Archbishop for Birmingham, Bernard Longley and the Revd Judith Rossall, Methodist Minister and Tutor at The Queens Foundation Birmingham on Saturday 26 October.

Exploring the Christian Faith through the Bishop's Certificate

Published: 10th October 2019

55 people in groups from Cradley Heath, Evesham, Droitwich, Malvern, Stourport and Worcester have received a special certificate from Bishop John.

Celebrating ALMs at the Cathedral

Published: 18th September 2019

40 people received a certificate from Bishop John last Sunday to mark the completion of their courses to become Authorised Lay Ministers (ALMs).

Bidding farewell to Bishop Graham

Published: 23rd July 2019

The Bishop of Dudley, Graham Usher, left the diocese at the weekend to become the Bishop of Norwich. Two celebrations were held in Worcester and Dudley to reflect the role Bishop Graham has played throughout the whole diocese.

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New ALM Worship Leaders across Dudley

12th April 2024

11 people from parishes across the Greater Dudley Deanery have been presented with certificates to mark the completion of their course to become Authorised Lay Ministers (ALMs) as Worship Leaders....

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