Bishop Pete Wilcox

Bishop Pete Wilcox

Bishop Pete was installed as the eighth Bishop of Sheffield at a service in Sheffield Cathedral on 23 September

Breathe Deep Day is back for 2018

Breathe Deep Day is back for 2018

How do you like the sound of spending a day with loads of young Christians like yourself from across South Yorkshire?

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St Peter's College

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  • 27th January 2018 | Breathe Deep is coming

    On Saturday 27 January 2018 in Sheffield, we're opening the doors to the fith Breathe Deep Day for young people aged 11-18. Read more

  • 17th March 2018 | Step Forward

    A day for anyone aged 18 to 30 considering ordained ministry in the Church of England Read more

  • 12th June to 14th June 2018 | Diocesan Conference 2018!

    Hold the date for the next Diocesan Conference at Swanwick in 2018. Read more

Faith Stories: Sharon's Faith Story

Sharon shares how she became a Christian through the Alpha course and is now studying at the School of Ministry, part of St Peter's College.

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Preached at Celebration of Lay Ministry 2017 – Luke 6

My garden has a number of apple trees and this year an abundance of apples - both cooking and eating apples.  I can’t tell you how many apple crumbles and pies we must have eaten this year already.  Life can be tough sometimes you know, but someone has to rise to the challenge.  But those who know me well will also know that my knowledge of gardening - let alone trees - could be written on the back of a postage stamp.  However, while researching this sermon my attention was drawn to a number...

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Guest Blog

All Out in Rome

At 7am on Wednesday 18 October, twelve vicars and ordinands met at Gatwick airport to travel to Rome to play the Vatican at cricket.  On hearing the news, most people respond – ‘The Vatican! Do Italians really play cricket?’ The truth is that as a rule Italians don’t play cricket nor do they even understand what cricket is.  But the Catholic Church draws in people from all nationalities and the Vatican team – known as St Peter’s xi – is composed of priests and seminarians from England,...

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Lively and diverse Christian communities

The Diocese of Sheffield is made up of Church of England organisations located throughout South Yorkshire and the southern parts of the East Riding of Yorkshire. It comprises parishes, schools, chaplaincies, missional communities and other organisations all united by their common Christian faith.

It is an Anglican diocese that is made up of a diverse community of mission-focused people who are seeking to transform their lives, and the lives of others, by sharing the Christian faith.  Since the creation of the diocese in 1914, the shape of the villages, towns and cities may have changed but the people are still vibrant, energetic and passionate about serving our Lord Jesus Christ.

As a diocese we have been called to grow a sustainable network of Christ-like, lively and diverse Christian communities in every place which are effective in making disciples and in seeking to transform our society and God’s world.  Every day around the diocese, dedicated, creative and passionate people are working together in the mission of God.

On this website you can find resources and information relevant to all aspects of Christian life, churches and parishes, schools and wider ministry. If you can't find what you are looking for, contact Church House, our administration centre, on 01709 309100.