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  1. Flora Winfield

    The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has announced the appointment of the Rev’d Canon Dr Flora Winfield as Third Church Estates Commissioner


    Canon Winfield was ordained deacon in 1989 and priest in 1994. She has worked in parish and cathedral ministry, university and military chaplaincy, ecumenical and Anglican Communion relations, and humanitarian diplomacy, representing the Anglican Communion at the United Nations. 

    3 min read
  2. Five faces are shown in portrait with the words 100th online service: a service of the Word for the Baptism of Christ written above their faces

    New ‘cathedral’ of digital worshippers emerges from online broadcasts


    Members of a new “cathedral” of online worshippers formed since the first lockdown are to play a key role in the Church of England’s 100th national online service to be broadcast this weekend.

    5 min read
  3. A vicar with a green mask on is seen smiling inside a church to a parishoner

    Clergy wellbeing during pandemic analysed in new report


    A new report detailing how clergy have fared in the Covid pandemic is published today as part of the latest findings from the Church of England’s Living Ministry research programme. 

    2 min read
  4. School children praying with cross and candle

    Church Schools’ SIAMS inspections to be temporarily paused


    Inspections for Church of England and Methodist schools will be paused to allow schools to focus on Covid-19 mitigations and for safety reasons

    2 min read
  5. Pippa Cramer

    Daily Hope co-founder Pippa Cramer recognised in New Year Honours list


    Pippa Cramer, co-founder of Daily Hope, the free national phone line offering music, prayers, reflections and worship services from the Church of England, made an MBE.

    2 min read