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  • Bishop welcomes new Readers

    Bishop welcomes new Readers

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 18 September 2017
    The Bishop of Lewes, Richard Jackson, will welcome thirteen new Readers to serve in parishes across Sussex in Chichester Cathedral on Saturday (23 September at 2 pm)The readers, supported by colleagues, family, friends and parishioners ...
  • Former Eastbourne priest found guilty of sex abuse

    Former Eastbourne priest found guilty of sex abuse

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 14 September 2017
    A FORMER priest found guilty of 12 counts of historic sex abuse has today  been jailed for 12 years. Jonathan Graves, a former clergyman at St Luke’s Church, Stone Cross, stood trial at Hove Crown ...
  • Nearly Secret Art Sale - Who will yours be by?

    Nearly Secret Art Sale - Who will yours be by?

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 12 September 2017
    A nearly-secret art-sale is taking place this weekend to help raise funds for East Hoathly Parish Church.  Donated artworks, which could be by a local artist or even a celebrity will be placed in a ...
  • Bishop Richard visits Calais refugee projects

    Bishop Richard visits Calais refugee projects

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 12 September 2017
    On 24 October it will be 1 year since the Calais jungle camp was demolished.Despite this, in Calais, there are still 750 refugees sleeping rough in the woods and on asphalt sites.Earlier this month Bishop ...
  • Focus on Vocations

    Focus on Vocations

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 12 September 2017
    Women and men who feel called to a vocation to some kind of lay or ordained ministry in the Church of England will attend a Vocations Day at St Peter's Church, Brighton on Saturday 30 ...
  • Ride and Stride across Sussex!

    Ride and Stride across Sussex!

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 8 September 2017
    Hundreds took part in Saturday's  Ride and Stride which saw many of our churches across Sussex staying open all day to welcome participants. The national event raises funds and awareness to preserve places of worship.  ...
  • Bishop pays tribute to The Duke of Richmond and Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor

    Bishop pays tribute to The Duke of Richmond and Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 4 September 2017

    Bishop pays tribute to The Duke of Richmond.and Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor

    May they rest in peace and rise in glory.
    Amen

  • Church schools celebrating excellent  GCSE results day

    Church schools celebrating excellent GCSE results day

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 24 August 2017
    Church of England schools in the Diocese are celebrating excellent GCSE results day today. Congratulations to all our linked schools. St Andrew’s boys school in Worthing was again able to celebrate another “year of academic ...
  •  Concern for every human person

    Concern for every human person

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 22 August 2017
    A major new document, published by the Vatican challenges world leaders to do more for the protection of refugees and migrants.This is a theme close to the heart of many parishes and communities in the ...
  • Our prayers and support for the people of  Freetown are much needed.

    Our prayers and support for the people of Freetown are much needed.

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 15 August 2017
    Following the recent catastrophic mudslide, our prayers and support for the people of Freetown are much needed, writes Revd Canon Ian Hutchinson Cervantes, World Mission Officer for the Diocese of Chichester. For fifty years, the dioceses ...
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