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Bishop encourages commuters to get to work on prayer

Bishop encourages commuters to get to work on prayerThe Church of England has published a book of prayers and reflections to help frazzled commuters prepare for the winter ahead – and then unwind on the way home.

Response to 'misconceived' article in Financial Times regarding the clergy pension scheme

Response to 'misconceived' article in Financial Times regarding the clergy pension schemeResponse to article in Financial Times (3 November 2009) regarding the clergy pension scheme.

Election to the Deployment, Remuneration and Conditions of Service Commitee

Election to the Deployment, Remuneration and Conditions of Service Commitee

C of E Launches 7-Year “Church and Earth” Climate Change Action Plan

C of E Launches 7-Year “Church and Earth” Climate Change Action PlanWindsor, 2 November 2009 The Church of England has launched its environmental strategy for the next seven years, as global faith leaders and UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, gather today to discuss commitments on climate change, before the world’s political leaders meet in Copenhagen in December.

Youth Council anniversary celebration – should you be there?

Youth Council anniversary celebration – should you be there?Westminster Abbey is preparing to host a fifth birthday celebration for the Church of England Youth Council.

Commentary on 'Personal Ordinariates' by the Rt Revd Christopher Hill

Commentary on 'Personal Ordinariates' by the Rt Revd Christopher HillA commentary on the meaning of 'Personal Ordinariates'.

Church academies 'family' launches 'new phase of development'

Church academies 'family' launches 'new phase of development'The Archbishop of Canterbury will today address a special gathering of the leaders of the Church of England's growing network of academies, which have already provided a fresh start to the educational chances of 30,000 young people.

Election to the Business Committee of the General Synod

Election to the Business Committee of the General SynodThe Ven Julian Henderson has been elected to the General Synod's Business Committee.

Bishops’ office and working costs published (5)

Bishops’ office and working costs published (5)The 2008 office and working costs of bishops in the Church of England are published today. Figures for individual bishops were first published, for the year 2000, in December 2001. Bishops’ office and working costs were previously published as a total figure.

Young people communicate God’s love through ice-cream, surfing and socks – Youth Evangelism Fund primes the pumps

Young people communicate God’s love through ice-cream, surfing and socks – Youth Evangelism Fund primes the pumpsYoung people in Coventry Diocese are about to blend their love for God with their love of ice-cream by opening an ice-cream parlour, to give away ice-creams and host events for young people in the area who fancy a fun flavour of Church life.

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