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  • The Very Revd Dr John Davies announced as new Dean of Wells +

    The Queen has approved the appointment of the Very Revd Dr John Davies as Dean of Wells. Confirmation of the appointment was announced by 10 Downing Street this morning. Dr Davies succeeds the Very Revd John Clarke, who retired at the end of 2015.  Dr Davies is currently Dean of Derby, a position he has 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.

 

For safety on our roads as people travel this Bank holiday and especially for the stretch of the M1 that goes through our county

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Today we pray for the clergy, readers, PCC and congregations at St Luke's Whaley Thorns

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Today we pray for the clergy, readers, PCC and congregations at the parish of Holy Cross Upper Langwith with Langwith Bassett, Clergy:

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