Bishop's Badge service 2014
Ride & Stride 2014
Ordinations Derby Cathedral 2014
Derby Human Trafficking Summit June 2014
Sacrifice Remembered
Developing Our Deaneries
Around Derby Diocese in May
Around the Diocese April 2014
Maundy Thursday 2014
Bishop Alastair visits St Peter’s Derby April 2014
Bishop Humphrey visits Chesterfield Food Bank April 2014
Around the Diocese March 2014

Latest News

  • Bishops of Derby and Coventry speak in House of Lords Iraq debate +

    The Bishop of Coventry has spoken about the importance of a wider strategy to combat the “swinging axe of cruelty” wielded by Isis extremists. Introducing his speech in the House of Lords,  the Rt Rev Christopher Cocksworth quoted German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, who said that when a madman “comes down the street” swinging an axe,  Read More
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Welcome to the website of the Diocese of Derby. We aim to offer an introduction to our work and witness for the Church of England in Derbyshire. All information and activities highlighted have a common root in our desire to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ in ways which are most appropriate for the amazing and testing times in which we live. 

As you explore this site you will discover that we serve God not just through our churches, but through our work in the community; in schools, offices and hospitals. We follow Jesus’ call to serve the poor, the lonely, and the unloved. 

Foundation Derbyshire help smaller projects, most grants are around £1000. Small sums of funding can create real change #synergy

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Foundation Derbyshire talking about providing funding for local groups. Funding for a range of projects are available #synergy

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Harriet English from the plunkett foundation discusses how we can use our buildings for a range of community projects #synergy

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