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  1. The Revd Canon Smitha Prasadam, Bishop of Huddersfield

    New Bishop of Huddersfield


    The Revd Canon Smitha Prasadam, currently Chaplain of St Albans, Copenhagen, will take up the role of Bishop of Huddersfield, Downing Street announced this morning.

    1 min read
  2. Bishop Paul Butler, Bishop of Durham

    Bishop of Durham responds to immigration proposals


    The Bishop of Durham, Paul Butler, who speaks for the Church of England on refugees, has responded to  the statement by the Home Secretary on the Illegal Migration Bill.

    2 min read
  3. BishopGuli

    New foundation launched to help churches and dioceses tackle housing crisis


    A new foundation, set up to coordinate practical advice and guidance to churches and dioceses hoping to help tackle the housing crisis in their communities, has been formally launched by the Church of England.

    3 min read
  4. Coronation booklet - cover and inside pages

    Book of prayer for the coronation of King Charles III published


    Call for a period of prayer leading up to the Coronation as book of Daily Prayers is shared

    3 min read
  5. GregorytWitham3

    Clergy posts funded through £5.6 million national Church of England award


    The Church of England is providing £5.6 million in funding for additional clergy posts across the country from rural areas to inner cities. 

    3 min read
  6. Durham Cathedral lit in the colours of the Ukrainian flag

    Lights and prayers as churches mark anniversary of full-scale invasion of Ukraine


    Cathedrals will be floodlit in the colours of the Ukrainian flag, candles will be lit and services, prayer vigils across the country in churches to mark the first anniversary of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine.

    4 min read
  7. Archbishops' Racial Justice Commission Members Announced

    Archbishops’ Commission on Racial Justice releases Second Biannual Report


    The Archbishops’ Commission for Racial Justice has released the second of its biannual Racial Justice reports. 

    3 min read
  8. Diocese borders map graphic

    Safeguarding diocesan data 2019-21


    Publication of diocesan safeguarding data 2019-21

    3 min read
  9. Archbishop Justin Welby giving his speech in the Living in Love and Faith debate at General Synod in February 2023

    General Synod: Archbishop of Canterbury’s speech in Living in Love and Faith debate


    The Archbishop of Canterbury’s speech in Living in Love and Faith debate at General Synod on Wednesday 8th February 2023.

    4 min read
  10. Lady with glasses giving a speech

    General Synod: Bishop of London replies to Living in Love and Faith debate


    Bishop of London Sarah Mullally addresses the General Synod with a summary speech on Living in Love and Faith.

    2 min read