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BISHOP ROBERT VISITS CALAIS AND PLEDGES MIGRANT SUPPORT

BISHOP ROBERT VISITS CALAIS AND PLEDGES MIGRANT SUPPORT

Posted on 30 October 2016

Bishop Robert has been visiting the site of the recently demolished “Jungle” which housed migrants and where some, including youngsters are still there, hoping to gain access to Britain. The Bishop, accompanied by Archdeacon of France, Meurig Williams, spoke about the emotional effect o...

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FURTHER PRAYER AND CONCERNS AFTER LATEST ITALY QUAKE

FURTHER PRAYER AND CONCERNS AFTER LATEST ITALY QUAKE

Posted on 27 October 2016

There appears to be great damage but, fortunately, little loss of life after a fresh earthquake in Central Italy on Wednesday 26 October with more aftershocks felt on Thursday. For many residents it awakened memories of the disaster in the same area two months ago where 300 people died. The worst h...

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HELPING A CHURCH'S PHYSICAL GROWTH - THE ADVENT APPEAL

HELPING A CHURCH'S PHYSICAL GROWTH - THE ADVENT APPEAL

Posted on 27 October 2016

Bishop Robert has introduced this year’s Advent Appeal with the opportunity to contribute to building up “one of the most interesting and strategically significant churches in the diocese.” St. John’s Anglican Church is a thriving English-speaking church in the heart of down...

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UPDATING A LOCAL TRADITION IN LILLE

UPDATING A LOCAL TRADITION IN LILLE

Posted on 23 October 2016

Rosemary Ulyett writes; “Christ Church, Lille, in northern France, was founded by a large English-speaking community (mainly involved in the textile industry of the time) towards the end of the 19th century, on land given in perpetuity by the town of Lille. The design and most of the fittings ...

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