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18/10/2017

Justice is a loaded word, meaning several things to different people.
We all probably carry more closely a sense of injustice than a sense of true justice - "I have been wronged!" "This is unfair!" Read More >

19/10/2017

We call for churches to collect Mission Statistics for the annual October count
Clergy and churchwardens across our diocese have been asked to complete the Church of England Mission Statistics online as part of the national requirements to collect robust information about church attendance. Read More >

19/10/2017

Spiritual Directors hold their first retreat this weekend
The retreat led by Sr Magdalen Lawler SND and Fr Tom McGuinness SJ will provide a time for meditation and reflection for the Diocese’s Spiritual Directors. Read More >

19/10/2017

Dreaming around an Open Table
Local Missional Leader Warren Hartley spoke to us about the phenomenal growth of the Open Table ministry over the last two years  Read More >

12/10/2017

We 'Open the Box' on the important topic of engaging with children and young families
Over 200 people attended this year’s Bishop’s headline conference with the theme focused on engaging with children and families in your church and communities. Read More >

12/10/2017

Get ready for the General Data Protection Regulation
Clergy and PCCs need to make preparations for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into force on May 25th 2018. And the best way to start is to follow our simple steps.
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11/10/2017

Liverpool Diocese Responds to Modern-day Slavery and Human Trafficking
Rev Christel Erving is taking up the role of the Liverpool Diocese Anti-Trafficking Project Co-ordinator. She is charged with developing our strategy for tackling this growing problem. Read More >

12/10/2017

Prison Lecture Liverpool 2017
During prison week the first Prison Lecture Liverpool, organised by Liverpool Diocesan Council for Social Aid, Adelaide House and our Diocese was held at Liverpool Cathedral.
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12/10/2017

When I’m with the Gospel Choir I feel genuine happiness
This week is World Mental Health week and there has been lots of discussion about how arts and creativity can be a massive help to those struggling with mental health issues. Read More >

11/10/2017

Clergy Moves
There have been a number of clergy moves in our diocese we them here. Read More >

12/10/2017

New Joshua Centre website to support parishes launching new congregations
If your parish is considering planting a new congregation or interested to find out more about that possibility, then visit joshuacentre.org.uk our new website and online resource hub for multiplying congregations.  Read More >

05/10/2017

Bishop of Warrington talks about his retirement
We talk to Bishop Richard about his decision to retire Read More >

04/10/2017

Why ‘Making Social Justice Count’ is Important
We know there are people and churches across our Diocese carrying out amazing work which makes a ‘bigger difference’ to their local community and we want to understand more about this work and the impact it is having. Very often this work goes unnoticed or unrecorded. Rev Canon Dr Ellen Loudon, Director of Social Justice is looking to change that.
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04/10/2017

How can we explore and explain the Christian faith in contemporary culture?
The life and work of C.S.Lewis will be brought to life at year’s Archbishop Blanch lecture by Professor Alister McGrath. Read More >

04/10/2017

Bishop of Warrington announces his retirement
The Bishop of Warrington, the Rt Revd Richard Blackburn, has announced his retirement during the annual licensing of Readers. His farewell service will take place on Saturday, April 21st Read More >

28/09/2017

Bishop Paul on how the Hidden House of Prayer event can enrich your spiritual life.
Bishop Paul is speaking at the Hidden Houses of Prayer event in Liverpool Cathedral on 28th October. In anticipation of this, the Bishop is keen to encourage us to look at different ways to develop our spiritual lives. Read More >

28/09/2017

We're Making It Easier to Manage Church Finances
Ever found the world of church finance confusing or difficult to understand? Then come along to Making It Easier to Manage Church Finances on Saturday 4 November 2017. Read More >

21/09/2017

Over 150 women attend Calling All Wonder Women event
The free LifeCall event was open to all women across the diocese with the purpose of encouraging all women to hear and respond to God's call in their lives Read More >

20/09/2017

Is your parish community prepared for the Universal Credit rollout?
Julia Webster from Just Finance explains what the impact of this will have on many families across our Diocese and crucially, how we can help people in our parishes prepare for this major change.  Read More >

20/09/2017

The new A Church Near You
An update on the new 'A Church Near You' website development from the national Digital Communications team at Church House in London. Read More >

20/09/2017

I immediately fell in love with the city, this is home now.
The collation of our new Archdeacon Mike McGurk took place on Sunday at Liverpool Cathedral. We spoke to Mike about how he is settling into his new role in a new city. Read More >

14/09/2017

Supporting parishes in their mission and growth plans
Rev Simon Fisher talks to us about his role as Bishop's Planning Officer and how it helps support our diocese’s mission of being a bigger church making a bigger difference.  Read More >

14/09/2017

“Somewhere in the dead of night a nun was praying and I knew it”
Ahead of the Hidden Houses of Prayer event at Liverpool Cathedral on October 28th we spoke to Revd Philip Roderick about his inspiration and vision for the Hidden Houses of Prayer network
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06/09/2017

Far too many women don't appreciate how amazing they are
We spoke to Rev Dr Kate Coleman, Director of Next Leadership and author of 'The Seven Deadly Sins of Women in Leadership', ahead of our exciting 'Calling All Wonder Women' event on 16th September.  Read More >

06/09/2017

Bishop Paul's Study Leave
Bishop Paul will take a period of study leave at the turn of the year. Read More >

11/08/2017

Clergy Moves
There have been a number of Clergy appointments in our diocese recently we list them here. Read More >

10/08/2017

Inspiring Confirmation service takes place during Liverpool Virginia Youth Pilgrimage
Two of our young people have been confirmed by Bishop Susan Goff as part of the youth pilgrimage which is underway in Virginia.  Read More >

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