Blackburn related articles

  1. 22/03/2021

    Churches and cathedrals are to toll bells, light thousands of candles and offer prayers as the country marks the first anniversary of lockdown tomorrow.

  2. 23/01/2019

    NEWS / The Church of England is to fund a bold series of projects to spread the Christian faith – from a new congregation in a nightclub area to a weekday church - as part of a £35 million investment in mission.

  3. 07/09/2021

    A 'pop up' church based on an allotment gave the term 'church plant' a whole new meaning when multiple baptisms and confirmations took place amongst vegetables and flowers.  

  4. 11/06/2018

    NEWS / William Nye, Secretary General of the Archbishops’ Council, publishes a ‘lessons learned’ review for the National Church Institutions following Independent Reviewer’s report on the See of Sheffield.

  5. 05/10/2021

    A church in Lancashire has been presented with an American flag by the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi. 

  6. 20/05/2021

    Tens of thousands of students and young people who may never have been to church before are to be reached by the Church of England with the message of the Christian faith as part of a £9 million funding programme for mission projects across the country, it was announced today.


  7. 10/05/2021

    What began as an amusing way to keep up with seven teenagers in her congregation is now serious outreach for Revd Anne Beverley.

  8. 02/08/2021

    Revd Dr Rebecca Aechtner, from the Diocese of Blackburn, writes about living with Long Covid after contracting the virus in March last year.