Clare's 100 mile cycle to highlight green projects in churches

The Diocese of Ely Environment Co-ordinator, Clare Redfern, cycled over 100 miles around the Diocese on the weekend of 12th/13th August to highlight green projects and initiatives taking place in churches. Along the way she was joined by members of her own church, Great St Marys Cambridge, but also met with others who are interested in greening their churches along the way.

Fri 18 Aug 2017

Access charity pricing even if your church isn't a registered charity

A note from the Parish Buying team

Wed 16 Aug 2017

Obituary for John Wraw from Bishop Stephen

The Rt Revd John Wraw, Bishop of Bradwell in the Diocese of Chelmsford since 2012, has died. He was 58. He lived with cancer for the last three years of his life. In his online tribute, the Bishop of Chelmsford said that other people with Johns diagnosis would have retired; but John continued to minister until the last few weeks of his life, a vivid example of a life and vocation lived to the full. Johns abundant faith and trust in Christ meant that he never contemplated being defined by waiting to die: as always, he sought to be defined by the life of Christ, crucified and risen.

Tue 8 Aug 2017

100 mile cycle ride

Hi, Im the Diocese of Ely Environment Co-ordinator and will be cycling 100 miles in August to highlight green projects and initiatives taking place in churches across the Diocese. Ill be visiting some of these churches on my bike, riding 50 miles south of Cambridge on Saturday 12th August and 50 miles north on Sunday 13th August, joined for some of the way by members of these churches.

Mon 7 Aug 2017

The new look A Church Near You website is on its way!

Work is progressing to redesign the A Church Near You (ACNY) website, due to be launched this Autumn.

Wed 26 Jul 2017

Royal British Legion Riders Branch - Service of Remembrance

An excellent turnout saw Private J T Cook, 1st Battalion of the Cambridgeshire Regt. remembered by many who gathered on Sunday 23rd July to mark 100 years since Private Cook was buried in Ely Cemetery.

Wed 26 Jul 2017

Songs of God and Science - on YouTube

During the Ely Cathedral Science Festival nine schools presented original Science and Faith songs written in their schools.

Fri 14 Jul 2017

Clergy Charities

There are two historic charities to which clergy, clergy widows, clergy children and clergy orphans can apply for financial assistance in times of need.

Thu 13 Jul 2017

Hail Weston villagers take part in Rogationtide walk

Villagers of Hail Weston recently took part in an annual Christian festival, blessing the land and marking the parish boundary.

Tue 11 Jul 2017

Roof Alarm Appeal - Cambridgeshire Historic Churches Trust

working alongside the Diocese of Ely

Tue 11 Jul 2017

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