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Christmas Services

Christmas Services

Churches across Greater Manchester and Rossendale will be preparing to welcome you to their Christmas services.

Published: 19 December 2014

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Prayers for Peshawar and Sydney

Prayers for Peshawar and Sydney

A special prayer station has been set up in Manchester Cathedral to remember the children killed by terrorists in Pakistan and for those killed in Sydney this past week.

Published: 19 December 2014

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A starter for ten

A starter for ten

The Bishop of Manchester will compete in a festive edition of University Challenge on Christmas Eve.

Published: 16 December 2014

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The Creative Spirit: the development and meaning of Western Christian art

The Creative Spirit: the development and meaning of Western Christian art

28 January 2015

A free course of ten monthly sessions exploring Christian Art from its very early development to the present day, looking...

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Breaking the Ground - A day thinking about baptisms and funerals

Breaking the Ground - A day thinking about baptisms and funerals

12 February 2015

Following the success of the Weddings Project, the Archbishops’ Council commissioned major research into families’ experience and understanding of baptism....

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The Diocese of Manchester is the Church of England in Greater Manchester - Manchester, Salford, Bury, Bolton, Oldham, Rochdale, Rossendale; parts of Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan; and an area of East and South Lancashire.