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Highest attendance for decade
Attendance at Christmas services in the Church of England is at its highest level for more than a decade.
Christmas attendance at highest level for more than a decade



14/11/2018

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Attendance at Christmas services in the Ch
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Bishop of Dover announces retirement
Bishop Trevor has announced his intention to retire in May 2019.

The Rt Revd Trevor Willmott, Bishop of Dover and Bishop in Canterbury, has announced his intention to retire in May 2019. He has served in this role since February 2010, taking on ad
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...but what exactly IS Ignite?
We need three new Ignite Enablers to complete our team... but what IS Ignite?...and what are we looking for in our Enablers? Rev Patrick Ellisdon explains all...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DVHxNY7hNg

Find out more and apply here.
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Goody Ales to host County Harvest
Service to take place in the grounds and in the ‘Cathedral to Ale.’

After the success of last year’s service at Biddenden Vineyard, the Kent County Harvest Thanksgiving service will take place at Goody Ales in Herne Bay. Organised by the Dio
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Adopted definition of antisemitism



The bishops have formally adopted the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance working definition.
Bishops adopt international definition of antisemitism

11/09/2018
The bishops of the Church of England have formally adopted the Interna
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Appointment for Calais
An Australian priest is to be the first joint Chaplain and Refugee Projects Officer in Pas-de-Calais (France).

17/09/18

Chaplain & Refugee Projects Officer appointed for Calais

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An Australian priest,
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Weald Family Hub Steps Up
The villages of the Weald have joined forces to address the growing mental health crisis.
Weald Family Hub Steps Up to Address Mental Health Crisis
Following the success of the public meeting in Goudhurst earlier in the summer, the villages of the
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Bishop of Dover calls for urgent action
Urgent action needs to be taken to provide support for people applying for Universal Credit

16/10/2018

Bishop of Dover calls for urgent action on Universal Credit


Urgent action needs to be taken to provide more support for people applying
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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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