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Fr Richard Peers to become Dean of Llandaff

First published on: 20th September 2022

The Bishop of Llandaff announces that the Revd Richard Peers, Sub-Dean of Christ Church Cathedral Oxford, is to become Dean of Llandaff Cathedral in Wales.


Bishops reflect on the life of Her Majesty

First published on: 14th September 2022

Bishops from across the diocese reflect on the life of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.


A prayer for the King

First published on: 10th September 2022

The Bishop of Oxford, the Rt Revd Dr Steven Croft, issues a message to the diocese with a prayer for the King.


Statement from the Bishop of Oxford: Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

First published on: 8th September 2022

The Rt Revd Dr Steven Croft makes a statement regarding Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.


Let it Grow

First published on: 7th September 2022

St Mary's Wargrave is one of many c​​​hurches across the diocese rewilding its churchyard to encourage biodiversity and provide a rich habitat for flora and fauna to flourish.


Almost 300 sign up for English lessons

First published on: 6th September 2022

Almost 300 people from Ukraine, Hong Kong and elsewhere have registered for online language learning starting in September.


Holiday clubs

First published on: 6th September 2022

After two years of absence due to the pandemic, this summer, churches across the diocese were able to reopen their offering of holiday clubs and a range of activities, groups, and meet-ups for children, young people, and families.


Rest a while at the Bucks County Show

First published on: 2nd September 2022

Four rural deaneries band together to give back to their communities each year at the Bucks County Show near Aylesbury.


Pilgrimage to Taizé

First published on: 31st August 2022

Bishop Olivia reflects on her week at Taizé in August with a group of young people from the diocese.


Interim Principal: LMP

First published on: 31st August 2022

The Diocese of Oxford has announced that the Revd Dr Phil Cooke has been appointed to the post of Interim Principal of the Local Ministry Pathway (LMP).


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