Manchester Diocese

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Mancunians urged to ‘simply ignore’ EDL protest

Faith, community and civic leaders are calling on the people of Greater Manchester to ignore the English Defence League when they return to Manchester city centre this weekend.

Published: 06 March 2015

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In His footsteps

A new film gives a glimpse into the live of our diocese, showcasing the range of ministry supported by parish share.

Published: 23 February 2015

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Gift Aid – urgent action needed!

In 2012 HMRC changed the wording requirements on Gift Aid declarations. To assist those who had purchased pre-printed one off envelopes, there was a dispensation to allow these stocks to be used up.

This dispensation will cease at the end of March and urgent steps need to be taken to check all blank declarations in your Church and take the appropriate action to replace any not compliant.

Published: 03 March 2015

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Living Stones

Living Stones

07 March 2015

A day conference for anyone wanting to explore God's call on their life. Meet ordinands in training, recently ordained curates,...

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“We’ve been expecting you”

“We’ve been expecting you”

26 March 2015

Disability and the Church: How do we make our churches truly welcoming places? The event will include: Keynote...

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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.