|Join our diocesan pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2017
This spiritually refreshing and most stimulating pilgrimage will be led by our three Bishops, assisted by the Revd Professor Walter Moberly, who memorably led the Bible Expositions at the last two residential clergy conferences at Swanwick. It’s planned, as on previous occasions, to charter our own dedicated plane from Manchester to Tel Aviv, which makes the travel arrangements easier.
|A Kirk choice for our ordinands’ retreat leader
The minister who’s just served a year as Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland – the Very Revd John Chalmers (pictured) - will lead a retreat of those who are to be ordained deacon in our diocese.
|Messy-style excitement at Whaley Bridge church
Archdeacon IAN BISHOP reports on Messy Church at Holy Trinity, Whaley Bridge, which is helping to revitalise the parish …
|Much talked-about MP helps cathedral’s Lego project
Boris Johnson – Mayor of London, and now a Tory MP again – is pictured adding a brick to the scale model of Chester Cathedral being made from Lego bricks. The cathedral’s Director of Operations, Simon Warburton, is also in the photo.
|Silenced! Our Diocesan Director of Ordinands
The Revd Magdalen Smith, her daughter Eve and members of St Bartholomew and St Anne’s in Wilmslow all undertook a sponsored silence to support the work of Amnesty International recently. They raised nearly £1,000 to support the work of the human rights charity.
Cycle of Prayer - 24/05/2015 Download
Please pray for:
Bishop Renato Mag-Gay Abibico, Northern Luzon (Philippines)
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