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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By Caroline Barnard Communications Officer, The Clewer Initiative on 29th October 2018 | Comments: 0
On the sunny day of Wednesday 24 October a group of abolitionists descended on Bishopthorpe Palace in York, not to talk about the legacy of Wilberforce and his colleagues, but instead to ask how the church can act today to prevent and expose modern slavery. The Clewer Initiative, the Church of England response to modern slavery, are helping churches to respond to modern slavery in their...
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By Bishop Peter Burrows on 24th December 2018 | Comments: 1
As some people know my wife Jane died a few months ago after battling with Young Onset Alzheimer’s for a number of year. This has been a difficult journey for Jane, the family, close friends and colleagues who lived through the various stages with us. It has been a particularly difficult few months and like many people I look to Christmas with a mixture of dread and joy. Its unbelievably...