Celebration of Lay Ministry

Celebration of Lay Ministry

On Saturday 23 September Peterborough Diocese held its first Celebration of Lay Ministry. From 9am until 4pm about 120 lay ministers gathered at the Bishop’s Palace, then the Cathedral, for fellowship, teaching, workshops and lunch. In the afternoon the numbers grew to over 350 for the licensing and admission of new lay ministers and readers. […]

Vocations Officers licensed

Vocations Officers licensed

It was a very vocations day on Wednesday 18 May, Bishop of Brixworth, the Right Reverend John Holbrook, licensed two new officers appointed to help people determine their calling.  The Revd Jenny Opperman was appointed Lay Vocations Officer, and the Revd Jema Ball was set aside for her role as Young Vocations Officer.  This is in addition to […]