Media awards for South Sudanese bishop’s testimony and Church of England digital impact

Posted on: October 19, 2018  A moving interview with Bishop Daniel Deng Abot, the Bishop of Duk in South Sudan, has won a major broadcasting award in London. It came in the same week that the Church of England won five awards for its digital impact. The interview was carried out by Mike Wooldridge for … Continue reading “Media awards for South Sudanese bishop’s testimony and Church of England digital impact”

Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, to retire in 2020 after Queen Elizabeth extends tenure

Posted on: October 1, 2018 The C, speaks with Queen Elizabeth during a reception at the UK’s Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London, on 20 March 2012. Photo Credit: Toby Melville / Reuters The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will retire on 7 June 2020 – Trinity Sunday – three days ahead of his … Continue reading “Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, to retire in 2020 after Queen Elizabeth extends tenure”

Evangelism bishop says Church of England is ‘coming back’ to England’s housing complexes

By Anglican Communion News Service (ACNS) September 27, 2018 Photo: CaptainAnonymous/Pixabay   The bishop who chairs the Church of England’s Estates Evangelism Task Group has said that the church is returning to the country’s inner-city housing estates. In doing so, it is reversing a trend that has seen other services, like shops and children’s centres, … Continue reading “Evangelism bishop says Church of England is ‘coming back’ to England’s housing complexes”

Guest Blog: From nun school to vicar school

New post on The Community of St Anselm   By St Anselm Online   Guest blogger Claire Jones is a former NonResident Member, currently training for ordained ministry in the Church of England. She blogs at theartofuncertainty.com.  Applications for NonResident (and for Resident) membership are open now. Click here to start an application.    It’s been … Continue reading “Guest Blog: From nun school to vicar school”

Three-fold increase in young people on Church of England ministry-discernment placements

Posted on: May 1, 2018 A record number of people are taking part in a Church of England scheme which provides a practical year in a parish to young people considering a call to ministry. The Ministry Experience Scheme is a nationwide initiative which developed from ad-hoc programmes run by individual parishes and dioceses. It … Continue reading “Three-fold increase in young people on Church of England ministry-discernment placements”