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Jesus the homeless sculpture approved by Manchester City Council

Jesus the homeless sculpture approved by Manchester City Council

A sculpture of a homeless Jesus sleeping on a bench will be erected outside a city centre church following approval of a planning application by Manchester City Council yesterday.

Published: 05 December 2016

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Bin your weapon at the church!

Bin your weapon at the church!

In the run-up to Christmas, churches in Harpurhey and Collyhurst will be inviting people in, not just for regular services, but to deposit illegally-held knives in a 'surrender' supported by Greater Manchester Police.

Published: 02 December 2016

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The Mothers' Union supporting the homeless

The Mothers' Union supporting the homeless

The Motherís Union have been spending the day in Church House wrapping presents for people in Manchester who are homeless, vulnerably housed or likely to go without a present on Christmas Day.

Published: 01 December 2016

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Amplify: Thinking deeper about youth work

13 December 2016

The Amplify sessions are an opportunity to explore in more depth six aspects of work with young people between the...

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Town Hall Carol Service

Town Hall Carol Service

15 December 2016

Tailored to fit your lunch break and hosted in the stunning and central location of the Great Hall makes this...

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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.