Blog of the Bishop of Doncaster - The Rt Revd Peter Burrows. Peter was consecrated as the sixth Bishop of Doncaster at York Minster on 23 January 2012. He serves as the Suffragan Bishop to the Diocese.
Occasional reflections from the management team and advisers of the diocese, and other special guests.
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Posted by Jackie Butcher, Bishop's Adviser in World Development on 22nd November 2016 | Comments: 0
Two weeks ago I attended the Partnership for World Mission conference at Swanwick, themed around “Mission in a Moving World”. The conference was both inspirational and, at times, deeply upsetting. For me, and for many others, the most difficult part was hearing the stories of those who had experienced rape as a weapon of war, even in detention centres in the UK. The leaders of the Anglican Communion have identified Gender Based Violence as a key issue for the communion and have urged...
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Posted by Bishop Peter Burrows on 28th November 2016 | Comments: 0
Some of you may know that a couple of weeks ago the diocese had a Peer Review. Peer Review is a process being introduced to facilitate learning and improve shared accountability across the Church of England. The primary objective being to help strengthen mission and finances in the dioceses. As part of the process each diocese is asked to complete a self-assessment form which explores developments relating to growth, the common good, re-imagining ministry, strategic leadership,...