New Provider For Safe Spaces

New Provider For Safe Spaces

The Church of England, The Church in Wales and The Catholic Church in England and Wales are pleased to announce ongoing support for victims and survivors of church-related abuse, through their Safe Spaces project, with newly appointed, independent provider First...
Seafarers At Christmas

Seafarers At Christmas

“When we go on board a ship with Christmas gifts, it makes such a difference to seafarers. Last year, one seafarer said to me, ‘Thank you for not forgetting us,’” says Peter Barrigan, Stella Maris regional port chaplain to Tees, Hartlepool and Seaham. As Christmas...
Mass For Deceased Clergy

Mass For Deceased Clergy

Bishop David celebrated Mass with the Cathedral Chapter on Tuesday lunchtime in our Cathedral to remember and pray for the souls of deceased members of the clergy especially those who had died in the previous twelve months: Frs Patrick Bailey, Bernard Hughes, Edmund...
Our Missionary Diocese

Our Missionary Diocese

Bishop David spoke at the recent Mission Conference. Here is the full text of his talk. We are called to be a missionary diocese. And so I want to share some thoughts about how I see things developing. And let me say, I do see things moving in the right direction. So...
“Do Something Different!”

“Do Something Different!”

The second annual Mission Conference took place in Beaconsfield on Saturday 12th November. The conference led by Mission Northampton was called ‘Inspire: Making Missionary Disciples’. Mission Northampton, led by the director, Dr Maria Heath, have just completed a two...