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COMMON VISION

Exploring priorities for the diocese…

Clergy conference

Download inspiring talks and materials from the Living Waters clergy conference, including three Bible studies from Bishop Steven.

Safeguarding

Safeguarding can be an area of uncertainty and anxiety for us all. Find out how we can all work to ensure children and adults are protected.

Called to be Christ-like

Find out how we can be a more Christ-like Church: contemplative, compassionate and courageous. Includes links to the Beatitudes Study Guide and Abundant Life.

Latest News

Bishop Steven’s Blog

Follow the Bishop of Oxford on Twitter @steven_croft and through his regular blog.

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    • Pentecost
      Here is a vital part of the Christian story, unknown now outside the Church and often neglected within it. The world preserves a memory of Jesus birth. The world preserves a memory of Jesus as a healer and teacher. The world remembers, when it tries, that Christ was crucified and on the third day rose […]
    • Adventurous and courageous leadership
      The following text, adapted for the blog, is the core of a keynote address on leadership, given by Bishop Steven to over 500 Christian leaders at the 4th Forum christlicher Führungskräfte in Fribourg, Switzerland in March 2018. The keynote address was recently referred to in the Financial Times Business Education supplement.  ———— Let me tell […]
  • The Door Newspaper

    The Door is the Diocese of Oxford’s monthly newspaper. Read the latest issue or browse past editions.

    Monthly audio podcast also available.

    Daily Prayer

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    • Prayer for: Thursday 24th May 2018 24th May 2018
      Walbury Beacon: Mark Wilson, Matthew Cookson and Sue Webster. For Revd Matthew Cookson, who will retire on 30 June. For the benefice as we try to discern our way forward, following our Benefice Conference on 10 March. Enborne Primary School; St Mary's, Kintbury Primary School.
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    Life Events

    How the Church can help at important milestones.

    Schools

    Supporting teachers, parents and governors at our church schools

    Safeguarding

    Committed to the safeguarding, care and nurture of everyone within our community

    Mission & Ministry

    Help for all those called to ministry in our parishes.