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Filling Chaddesley Corbett Church with butterflies

Published: 16th July 2021

St Cassian’s Church in Chaddesley Corbett will be filled with butterflies on 29 July as the parish comes together as a first step in properly reconnecting after the pandemic.

A profile of Worcester Deanery

Published: 12th July 2021

Find out more about Worcester Deanery and its leadership team.

The Parish Giving Scheme now has over 1,000 donors

Published: 6th July 2021

There are now over 1,000 people across the Diocese donating to their local church through the Parish Giving Scheme.

"Gradually I realised I'd been wrong all my life about God!"

Published: 6th July 2021

Before training for ordination, Richard Sandland worked at the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon and watching a play completely changed the course of his life.

Join the journey to COP26 during August

Published: 2nd July 2021

From 13 - 24 August, young people from our diocese and the Diocese of Gloucester will walk through our diocese from Tewkesbury to Birmingham as part of the Young Christian Climate Network relay.

Time off for good behaviour

Published: 2nd July 2021

An article for August editions of parish magazines from Robert Jones, Archdeacon of Worcester.

Fourteen people to be ordained this weekend

Published: 1st July 2021

14 candidates will be ordained as deacons and priests over the weekend to serve in parishes across the Diocese. Watch the live stream of the services.

Rich Hackett to be licensed as Priest in Charge

Published: 29th June 2021

Bishop Martin will license Rich Hackett as Priest in Charge of Darby End and Netherton on 7 July at 6.30pm

Wulfstan Cross awarded to Angela Kovacevic

Published: 18th June 2021

The St Wulfstan Cross, awarded to individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the Church, has been given to Angela Kovacevic from the Parish of Stoke Prior, Wychbold & Upton Warren.

Called to Action: Dreams Hopes and Prayers

Published: 11th June 2021

A new project across the Diocese asks you to consider your dreams, hopes and prayers for the future of our planet. Find out more in this Called to Action.

Halesowen clergy support refugees through the 'Ration Challenge'

Published: 9th June 2021

Two of our parish priests have committed themselves to spending a week eating only the rations that would be available in a Syrian refugee camp to raise awareness of the plight of refugees.

Ordinations 2021

Published: 6th June 2021

This year's ordinations are being planned in the Cathedral over the weekend of 3 and 4 July. Please pray for all our candidates.

Vocation - God's Call

Published: 6th June 2021

An article for July editions of parish magazines from Bishop John.

Love your burial ground

Published: 3rd June 2021

Next week is Love your Burial Ground Week and churches are being encouraged to take part in the ‘Churches Count on Nature’ initiative, to help record the wildlife within their churchyards.

Celebrating Rogation at Tibberton CE First School

Published: 26th May 2021

Tibberton School have taken part in a Rogation walk around their village today! 

A Vaccination Centre at St Francis, Dudley

Published: 26th May 2021

St Francis Parish Centre in Dudley has become a local Covid-19 vaccination centre, with up to 600 people receiving the vaccine there in a day.

Filling Dudley's streets with Friendliness

Published: 20th May 2021

A new 'As One' campaign has launched in Dudley this week, which aims to fill the streets with friendliness. Banners are going up across the Borough.

Repaired clock finds new home at St Peter, Cradley

Published: 17th May 2021

A clock rescued from St Luke's Church in Cradley Heath before it was demolished has been installed at St Peter's Church in Cradley.

The Green Season

Published: 9th May 2021

A letter for June editions of Parish Magazines from the Dean of Worcester, Peter Atkinson.

Profiling the Greater Dudley Deanery

Published: 7th May 2021

In the first of a series of articles on our new deaneries, learn more about the Greater Dudley Deanery and it's leadership team.

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Local people come together to sing Evensong at Tardebigge Church

29th May 2024

Over 100 people visited St Bartholomew’s Church in Tardebigge on Sunday 26 May to enjoy a special service of Evensong led by a ‘Come and Sing’ choir of people from Redditch and the surrounding area....

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