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31st January 2017

Next Bishop of Sheffield Announced

The next Bishop of Sheffield will be the Rt Revd Philip North, Downing Street has announced today.

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Bishop Philip's Announcement Speech

Speech made by Bishop Philip at Sheffield Cathedral as he was announced as the next Bishop of Sheffield

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Pictures from announcement day - the next Bishop of Sheffield

Pictures from announcement day - the next Bishop of Sheffield.

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31st March 2015

Vicar of St John's Park wins national coaching award

In a prestigious ceremony held in London on 27 March, the Revd Tina Hodges, Priest in Charge of St John’s Park, Sheffield was presented with the Life Coach of the Year Award.

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27th March 2015

Local churches given major cash boost for urgent roof repairs

Five churches in South Yorkshire have been given a major boost with large cash awards totalling £346,000 which will allow them to make urgent and essential repairs to their roofs.

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18th March 2015

Government announces additional £40 million for church building repairs

An additional £40 million will be made available for churches to complete essential repairs, according to the budget announcements.

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17th March 2015

Maundy Lecture takes place at Sheffield Cathedral

In the warm up to Royal Thursday at Sheffield Cathedral, the Lord High Almoner, the Bishop of Worcester delivered the Maundy Lecture on 14 March.

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12th March 2015

Young priests represent a quarter of all new clergy

Latest statistics released by the Church of England show that the number of young people (under 30s) now make up a quarter of all people accepted for training for the Church of England ministry. Figures show for 2014 show that 116 young people under 30 were accepted for training.

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