Laugh and smile this Christmas

This is a message from Bishop Steven for all the children in the Diocese of Oxford: in our churches and in our schools. There are more than 60 thousand of you – that’s a lot – and all of you are very special. He needs your help…

Downloads and resources

Bishop Steven’s film is available on YouTube and Vimeo. You can also download the film for use in the classroom or church online.

and you sent Bishop Steven lots (and lots) of jokes!

watch some of them below.

Jokes to make you smile

This film is just a few of the jokes Bishop Steven received! You can read all of the jokes children sent in in the little book below.

Thank you, children, you’ve given us all a lot to smile about this Christmas :-)

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