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    A City centre church is being bought back to life this autumn after having been closed for more than 30 years. St Werburgh’s Church on Friar Gate closed in 1986 after which part of the building became a shopping arcade and later a Chinese restaurant. It is also famous for being the wedding venue of Read More
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Bishop of Derby welcomes Archbishop appointment

 

The Bishop of Derby, Dr Alastair Redfern, today issued the warmest of congratulations to the new Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, and said that he would be prayed for across the Diocese of Derby.

Dr Redfern said today: "I welcome the appointment of the Bishop of Durham who is a person of outstanding gifts who will bring appropriate leadership for the next chapter of our church's history.

He added: "I am sure that the whole Diocese will join me in praying God's blessing on him."

The Bishop of Derby will join the current Archbishop of Canterbury and his fellow bishops along with elected representatives of all Church of England dioceses for Dr Williams’ last meeting of the General Synod in London in 10 days time.

 

Today we pray for the parish of St John Baptist, Tibshelf Clergy: Gill Manley, Sally Mason, Derrick Hesketh, PCC and congregation.

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Today we pray for the parish of St Werburgh, Blackwell; Gill Manley, Sally Mason, Derrick Hesketh, Robert Needham, PCC and congregation.

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Today we pray for The Order of the Black Sheep; Mark Broomhead; Hilary Moore & those whom the Order is in contact & seeking to reach

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