News and stories

Welcome to our new priests

On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 September, nine new priests will be ordained in parishes across the diocese. <br />

Welcome to our new deacons

Eights new deacons will be ordained by the Bishop of Warwick at Coventry Cathedral on Sunday 27th of September. <br />

Bishop Christopher's new interns

Earlier this month, Bishop Christopher and the staff at Bishop's House welcomed two new interns, Matthew Murphy and Helen Walker. Matthew and Helen share a little about themselves. <br />

The Big Church Read

The Big Church Read is a new initiative from St Andrew's Bookshop and Hodder & Stoughton to encourage a culture of reading good Christian books within the UK Church. <br />

Take Heart

Take Heart is a new project that everyone can get involved with. Created by Suzanne Dugmore, Take Heart started with the simple act of making a heart, attaching a Bible verse of hope and then giving it away.

Welcome to our new Readers

On Saturday 12th September, four new Readers will be admitted and licensed to our diocese. <br />

More than 3,000 churches receive carbon footprint certificate thanks to new tool

New data reveals that more than 3,000 churches are using a tool created by the Church of England to understand their carbon footprint. <br />

Willenhall's socially distanced Brunch Club

St John the Divine Church in Willenhall made changes to their annual brunch club to ensure it was Covid secure. <br />

Welcoming children during social distancing

Serving Christ Learning Mentor, Anna Naish, writes about welcoming children back to church. <br />

The road to ordination training

We chat to Cerys Smith who has recently been accepted to train for ordination. <br />

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