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Palm Sunday

National virtual service for Palm Sunday to be led by the Bishop of Manchester Christians are to be encouraged to make their own paper or card ‘palm’ crosses and display these in their windows in a national virtual church service

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New Statement 23/03/2020

Archbishops and Bishops: stay at home but continue to pray, to love, to care for the vulnerable The Archbishops and Bishops of the Church of England have urged everyone to follow the instructions given by the Prime Minister to stay

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Mothering Sunday Broadcast

Archbishop of York to stream live Facebook prayers on Mothering Sunday The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu will be streaming live on his Facebook page a short time of prayer this Sunday 22nd March. The time of prayer will include

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Alternative Worship 19/03/2020

There are a range of Christian resources already available online, via the church SMART phone app and via the radio: – #LiveLent: Care for God’s Creation – the Church of England’s Lent campaign for 2020. With weekly themes shaped around the

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Time to Pray App 18/03/2020

The Time to Pray app is now completely free. For all who want to pray, for the first time or the millionth, this app is for you. cofe.io/TimeToPrayApp

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Service Update 18/03/2020

Church services are now suspended (please do not attend the church), however, for those with internet access, clergy are broadcasting services online and via radio. The full Church of England Statement and access to online webcasts and resources: We urge

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) 12/03/2020

Church of England Guidance: In light of the continued increase of Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the United Kingdom, our guidance is to suspend the administration of the chalice as well as physical contact during the sharing of the Peace, blessing or “laying on of

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April Service Rota

Please only attend church services and activities if you are well and ensure you regularly wash your hands (at least 6 times a day) for 20 seconds or more. Church of England Guidance: In light of the continued increase of

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