Victor Whitsey Statement
Joint statement from Archbishop of York and Bishop of Chester
Vocation calling reaches ten year high
The number of people entering training to become priests in the Church of England is at the highest level for a decade with women making up more than half the total.
Face to Face Safeguarding courses
The Church of England has introduced a new modular safeguarding training and development programme for use by Dioceses, Cathedrals and Theological Education Institutions.
Historic Remembrance-Tide Prayers
Special prayers used just six days after the end of the First World War may be heard once again this year as parish churches commemorate the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice in 1918.
On Monday,25th September representatives of fourteen churches gathered for ‘Filling the Gap 2’.
Wednesday 18th October
Saturday 4th November
09:30 Encountering God in Science & Creation
Monday 6th November
18:45 McDonald Lecture
Friday 10th November
10:00 Explorers programme- Re ordering Relaunch
Monday 13th November
19:30 Arts and Faith Network Evening
Wednesday 15th November
Saturday 18th November
10:00 Safeguarding Training
Monday 20th November
10:00 Meeting for Bloggers and Microbloggers
Saturday 2nd December
10:00 Art for the Journey
Tuesday 5th December
10:00 Refreshing Preaching
Monday 25th December
Sunday 31st December
Monday 1st January
Cycle of Prayer
The Cycle of Prayer is a book of daily prayers that have been submitted by parishes within the Diocese of Chester. It is produced by the Ministry Department three times a year and is available in hard copy as an A6 booklet and also as a PDF document.
Download the Cycle of Prayer for 13 August to 23 December 2017