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27th September 2017

Number of people entering training for priesthood at 10-year high

The number of people entering training to become priests in the Church of England is at the highest level for a decade with women making up more than half the total, according to new figures released today.

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24th September 2017

Installation of the Eighth Bishop of Sheffield at Sheffield Cathedral

On 23 September 2017, the Rt Revd Dr Pete Wilcox was installed as the Eighth Bishop of Sheffield in a service at Sheffield Cathedral.

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19th September 2017

Lay ministry across the Diocese of Sheffield celebrated at Doncaster Minster

24 adults were admitted or authorised to work as ‘Lay Ministers’ across the Diocese of Sheffield by the Bishop of Doncaster, Peter Burrows on Saturday 16 September in a special service held at Doncaster Minster.

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15th September 2017

Independent Reviewer’s report on See of Sheffield published

A report of the review of nomination to the See of Sheffield by the independent reviewer Sir Philip Mawer has been published today in a media statement from the Church of England.

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5th September 2017

Bishop Pete’s Prayer Pilgrimage across the Diocese

In the run up to the installation service of Bishop Pete Wilcox, he will be undertaking a walking prayer pilgrimage across the diocese.

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8th August 2017

Could your community group or project make use of free surplus food from Tesco?

FareShare FoodCloud is a new food surplus scheme which connects not for profit organisations and projects to their local Tesco store.

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25th July 2017

Bishop John Wraw - 1959 - 2017

The Diocese of Chelsmford has announced that The Bishop of Bradwell, Right Reverend John Wraw, died peacefully in his sleep at home in the early hours of 25 July 2017.

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24th July 2017

Appointment of a new part-time Assistant DDO

​The Diocese of Sheffield is delighted to announce that the new part-time Assistant DDO and Priest in Charge of the benefices of Bilham, and Barnburgh/High Melton and Adwick Upon Dearne is to be the Reverend Canon Kathryn Herrod.

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