Welcome to our diocesan website. You’ll find there’s a great deal of ‘nuts and bolts’ information on this site for clergy, lay ministers and all those other people involved in the vital day-to-day running of our churches – all 815 of them! But we hope you’ll also get a feel of the rich life of our communities and some of the people who make them up.

Latest News
  • Statement from Bishop Steven following Monday’s terrorist attack in Manchester

    Statement from Bishop Steven following Monday’s terrorist attack in Manchester

      The Rt Revd Steven Croft, the Bishop of Oxford, said: “Once again our country and the world stand appalled at the terrorist attack in Manchester on Monday and the …
  • Eco classroom kickstarts school expansion

    Eco classroom kickstarts school expansion

    by Jo Duckles WORK on an innovative, modular eco-classroom as part of a plan to expand an ‘outstanding’ church school in Oxfordshire is well underway. Terry Morris recently joined the …
  • From Cookham to Ethiopia

    From Cookham to Ethiopia

    A PARTNERSHIP between Holy Trinity CE School in Cookham and the Gende Tesfa School in Ethiopia is going from strength to strength. Recently two initiatives have been launched for the …
  • A journey towards a common vision

    A journey towards a common vision

    by Jillian Moody AROUND 120 people from across the Oxford Diocese met this week to start the formal process of exploring the future direction for the Church in Buckinghamshire, Berkshire …
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Bishop Steven’s Blog

Bishop Steven writes a popular blog. You can follow updates here.

Upcoming Events
Jun 04


4 June @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Dorchester Abbey
Dorchester on Thames
Jun 05

Virtual Church Conflict

5 June @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Church House Oxford
Jun 05

SIAMS Toolkit Workshop

5 June @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Jun 07

Headteacher Performance Management

7 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Jun 08

SIAMS: The Process and Preparation

8 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

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  • Prayer for: Thursday 25th May 2017 25th May 2017
    Milton Keynes Mission Partnership: John Robertson, Alison Drury, Adrian Prisk and Ann Harris. For the development of our Leading for a Change programme. For the flourishing of new mission initiatives.

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