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Increase in young people training to the priesthood
Growing numbers of young people seeking ordination

Number of young people accepted for training to the priesthood rises by a third in two years 

Growing numbers of young people are seeking ordination to the priesthood, as the Church of England
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Faith & the Environment: leading the way
‘Faith and The Environment’ is an ideal conference for anyone interested in environmental issues and who want to learn more.

The Diocese is holding a one day conference on Saturday 6 October at Holy Trinity Church in Sittingbourne, entitled �
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Police appeal after theft of skulls
21 skulls have been stolen from their resting-place in the ossuary of St Leonard's church in Hythe, Kent. Sometime between 4pm on Sunday 15 July 2018 and 10.40am the following day, a door had its lock damaged and the skulls were stolen from their res
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£887,015 for work in deprived communities
Nine new worshipping communities to be established across Kent and Guernsey.

£887,015 grant for mission in areas of deprivation.
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Job advert

In Canterbury Diocese, a pioneering café-style church in Margate is to b
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Bagpuss secures win for Hoath Primary
Pupils from Hoath Primary School were crowned winners of this year’s Kent is Delicious Cookery Competition.09/07/2018

Bagpuss secures win for Hoath Primary in Kent cookery competition 

Live cooking final took place at the Kent County Show
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“Nothing has ever felt more right”
Eight become ‘Reverend’ in East Kent.News from the Diocese of Canterbury

2 July 2018

“Nothing has ever felt more right” – eight become ‘Reverend’ in East Kent

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Meet the #NewRevs

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Celebrating ministry - with the Bible and LEGO®
More than 140 people gathered to celebrate ministry.

More than 140 people gathered in Ashford to celebrate ministry in all its forms.

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Ministry teams from 23 churches across East Kent met for the Celebrati
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Canterbury District renews Fairtrade status
Fairtrade supporters celebrating renewal of ‘Fairtrade District’ status for the Canterbury, Herne Bay and Whitstable district. 

Local Fairtrade supporters are celebrating the renewal of ‘Fairtrade District’ status for the Canterbury, Hern
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General Synod By-Election results
We are pleased to announce that Mrs Marian Nicholson was duly elected as General Synod Representative at the by-election in the House of Laity on 10 August 2018.  Marian now joins David Kemp and Rosemary Walters for the duration of the current trien
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Towards a Safer Church: Resources
Safeguarding resources, including Bible readings, prayers and hymns, chosen in consultation with survivors. Read more »
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