Manchester Diocese

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Palm Sunday procession

Palm Sunday procession

Palm Sunday processions took place across the diocese yesterday. This one is at Oldham Parish Church.

Published: 14 April 2014

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Bishop broadcasts his Easter messages

Bishop broadcasts his Easter messages

Bishop David Walker will be heard giving the Prayer for the Day on Radio 4 during Holy Week, as well as tweeting @Ourcofe.

Published: 11 April 2014

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Clergy shoe shine is back!

Clergy shoe shine is back!

The Bishop of Bolton will be out and about in Bolton and Eccles on Maundy Thursday shining shoes.

Published: 09 April 2014

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20th Anniversary of the Ordination of Women to the Priesthood

20th Anniversary of the Ordination of Women to the Priesthood

17 May 2014

Guest Preacher: Most Revd Pat Storey, Bishop of Meath and Kildare This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the first...

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HOPE prayer night

25 April 2014

Join Christians from across the city in prayer for our civic leaders. Key leaders from business, police, media and prisons...

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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.