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  • A HEAVENLY VIEW OF OUR DIOCESE SHINING FOR THE LORD

    A HEAVENLY VIEW OF OUR DIOCESE SHINING FOR THE LORD

    Thanks to Archdeacon Colin Williams for spotting this wonderful view of the diocese from space, courtesy of astronaut Tim Peake

  • A CAKE FIT FOR A QUEEN AT 90

    A CAKE FIT FOR A QUEEN AT 90

    In Lille on Sunday 24 April there were special prayers and celebrations for the Queen's 90th birthday. Don't forget to send us your pictures and news as the parties continue.

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  • CHRIST IS RISEN. HE IS RISEN INDEED!

    CHRIST IS RISEN. HE IS RISEN INDEED!

    The Paschal candle was lit on Saturday evening in Cologne, Germany. Across the Diocese in Europe congregations large and small have celebrated the Risen Christ. See our Easter picture parade.

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  • EASTER HOPE AND LOVE IN BRUSSELS

    EASTER HOPE AND LOVE IN BRUSSELS

    Bishop Robert has sent a special Easter message in the wake of the bombings on the Tuesday of Holy Week. Churches in Belgium have been responding too.

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  • A WEEK TO REMEMBER

    A WEEK TO REMEMBER

    Holy Week, with its theme of suffering and death - yet with the light of hope, has been dominated across the diocese by events in Brussels. We pray the message of New Life will bring peace in a troubled city and beyond

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  • FROM PALMS THROUGH PASSION TO TRIUMPH

    FROM PALMS THROUGH PASSION TO TRIUMPH

    Holy Week began with palms and processions across the diocese. Send us your pictures and stories from now till Easter. paul.needle@churchofengland.org

     

  • MARDI GRAS IN DENMARK

    MARDI GRAS IN DENMARK

    On the final Sunday before Lent the choir and members of St Alban's Copenhagen celebrated with a pancake race - to be fat free ready for Ash Wednesday

  • CHRISTIANS STAND OUT AGAINST HUMAN TRAFFICKING

    CHRISTIANS STAND OUT AGAINST HUMAN TRAFFICKING

    A key conference in Brussels highlighted the evils of Human Trafficking and methods used to entrap people into this modern form of slavery

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  • SEE AND HEAR OUR NEWEST ARCHDEACON

    SEE AND HEAR OUR NEWEST ARCHDEACON

    Archdeacon Vickie Sims has just begun her duties in Italy and Malta, after her formal licensing.

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  • ARE YOU SAFEGUARDING TRAINED YET?

    ARE YOU SAFEGUARDING TRAINED YET?

    Our on-line safeguarding course is important. More and more people are completing it. have you done it yet? SEE ONLINE TRAINING A VALUABLE RESOURCE

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  • WELCOME RETURN TO THE CHURCH IN MENTON

    WELCOME RETURN TO THE CHURCH IN MENTON

    A church in Southern France which was badly damaged five years ago has finally reopened for worship - but there is still work to be done

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  • ALL SMILES FOR A BAPTISM IN ST PETERSBURG

    ALL SMILES FOR A BAPTISM IN ST PETERSBURG

    A multi cultural service in Russia reflects the joy of our diocesan diversity

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PRAYERS AND CONCERN AFTER ITALIAN EARTHQUAKE

PRAYERS AND CONCERN AFTER ITALIAN EARTHQUAKE

Posted on 24 August 2016

Bishop David has sent a message from Canada - where he is on a short holiday - to express his sympathy and concerns and offer prayers for the growing number of people who are affected by an earthquake in Central Italy today. The Archdeacon of Italy and Malta, Ven Vickie Simms, says she has been spe...

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EMPATHY AND SIMILARITY FROM DOWN-UNDER

EMPATHY AND SIMILARITY FROM DOWN-UNDER

Posted on 22 August 2016

While memories of terrorist atrocities in Nice, Ankara & Istanbul are still fresh in the memory thoughtful and prayerful links have been forged in Australia, as instanced by this sermon preached by the Canon Kenneth Letts, formerly the Archdeacon of France and Anglican Chaplain of Nice, at a com...

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PRAYER AND PRAISE PROVENCALE STYLE

PRAYER AND PRAISE PROVENCALE STYLE

Posted on 20 August 2016

Summer Christian outdoor events are a glorious feature of the diocese as this report from Alan & Val Golton in the Midi, in France. highlights.  Provence Praise combines the glorious light, scents and warmth of the Midi, with warm fellowship, good Christian teaching, lively worship, and B...

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DIOCESAN SYNOD MEMBER'S MARRIAGE AIDED BY DANISH CHURCH RULES

DIOCESAN SYNOD MEMBER'S MARRIAGE AIDED BY DANISH CHURCH RULES

Posted on 18 August 2016

Pauleen Bang writes from Copenhagen; "Nigel Rowley, who is an active member of St. Alban's Church in Copenhagen, a long standing Diocesan Synod representative and a member of the Church of England’s recent facilitated conversations on human sexuality was married on Saturday 13 August in the L...

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