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 Bill Goodman on 28th February 2017 | Comments: 0
Bill Goodman has just started work as Assistant Principal of St Peter's College and Director of Ongoing Ministerial Development. Here are a few reflections from his first week in post. There’s a lot to learn when you’re new in town. Does anyone else recognise that feeling? It starts with locating the supermarket, DIY centre, post office, doctor, recycling…. working out why we got a fine for being in a bus lane, and how to combine tram with train to get to the office. New patterns of...
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Posted by Bishop Peter Burrows on 18th March 2017 | Comments: 3
As we are all now aware, following a period of prayer and reflection Bishop Philip decided last week that, for the sake of God’s mission in the Diocese, he should withdraw from the appointment as the next Bishop of Sheffield. In the life of the diocese the past few weeks have been difficult and painful. The appointment of Bishop Philip raised questions and concerns in the minds of many, both within the Diocese and the wider Church of England. Others welcomed the announcement. Both...