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  • Bishop to celebrate the work of the Mothers’ Union

    Bishop to celebrate the work of the Mothers’ Union

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 22 March 2019
    The Bishop of Chichester, Dr Martin Warner, will offer his official blessing to the Mothers’ Union across his Diocese tomorrow (23 March) when he preaches at a special service in Chichester Cathedral (2.30pm), Every three ...
  •  Bishops visit Mosques to show solidarity during Friday prayers as New Zealand remembers.

    Bishops visit Mosques to show solidarity during Friday prayers as New Zealand remembers.

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 22 March 2019
    The bishops of Chichester, Horsham and Lewes will all today visit Mosques in Crawley to express the Christian Church’s solidarity with Muslim worshippers following recent events in New Zealand and, closer to home, in the ...
  • Shining a light on the Ride and Stride stars

    Shining a light on the Ride and Stride stars

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 19 March 2019
    Certificates of achievement were handed out to participants of last years’ Ride and Stride at an awards ceremony in St Andrew’s Church Bishopstone on Saturday March 16. Friends and family members attended in large numbers ...
  • New Overseas Diocesan Links Officer appointed

    New Overseas Diocesan Links Officer appointed

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 19 March 2019
    The Bishop of Chichester, Dr Martin Warner, has announced the appointment of The Revd Christine Keyte as the new Overseas Diocesan Links Officer.Christine will take up the additional responsibilities of the overseas post whilst continuing ...
  • Enter the life of a real child. Witness a life transformed.

    Enter the life of a real child. Witness a life transformed.

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 18 March 2019
    We’ve all heard the statistics: over a billion people live on less than £1.50 a day. But what would it be like to step inside the life of a child who lives in extreme poverty? ...
  • Churches to hold Brexit tea and prayer drop-ins

    Churches to hold Brexit tea and prayer drop-ins

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 18 March 2019
    The Bishop of Lewes, Richard Jackson is encouraging parishes to mark a national prayer initiative to help our communities be a focus for reconciliation and unity around Brexit.Whether or not it yet becomes the day ...
  •  New CMD Officer appointed

    New CMD Officer appointed

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 18 March 2019
    New CMD Officer and Priest in charge of St. John’s, Palmeira Square, Hove appointed.Canon Rebecca Swyer, Director for Apostolic Life, welcomed the appointment saying: ‘It’s a great pleasure to announce the appointment of our new ...
  • A prayerful message in response to the Mosque attack in New Zealand

    A prayerful message in response to the Mosque attack in New Zealand

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 15 March 2019
    Godfrey Kasari, Diocesan Interfaith Advisor, offers a prayerful message in response to the Mosque attack in New Zealand:"At this difficult and heartbreaking time for our Muslim brothers and sisters in New Zealand, our prayers are ...
  • Celebrations mark 25 years of women's ordination to the priesthood

    Celebrations mark 25 years of women's ordination to the priesthood

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 11 March 2019
    Events are taking place to mark a quarter of a century of women’s ordination to the priesthood in the Church of England. The first group of women were ordained priests on Saturday 12 March 1994, ...
  • Bishop meets the whole church community as deanery visits continue

    Bishop meets the whole church community as deanery visits continue

    By: Diocese of Chichester When: 11 March 2019
    This week, the Bishop of Chichester, Dr Martin Warner, continues a series of deanery visits when he spends Monday and Tuesday (11/12 March) in the Uckfield deanery followed by two days (Wednesday 13/Thursday 14) in ...
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