New Canon Missioner appointment announced

New Canon Missioner appointment announced

It was announced yesterday (1st October 2017) that Bishop Donald has appointed the Revd Canon Sarah Brown as Canon Missioner, a full time residentiary post at the Cathedral which she will take up in January 2018. Sarah is currently Team Vicar of Daventry with Special Responsibility for Braunston, Welton and Ashby St Ledgers and Rural […]

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. […]

Petertide Ordinations

Petertide Ordinations

Last weekend the cathedral hosted two joyful ordination services.  Bishop Donald ordained ten people as deacons to serve in parishes throughout the diocese and eight people as priests to continue serving in their parishes. At both services, the sermon was given by the retreat conductor, The Revd Dr Emma Ineson, Principal of Trinity College, Bristol. […]

Honouring 16 years of a life changing link with Bungoma Diocese

Honouring 16 years of a life changing link with Bungoma Diocese

Representatives of Peterborough Diocese were in Africa in October to celebrate one hundred years of the Anglican Church in Kenya and the 16 year connection with Bungoma Diocese. The link between the Anglican Dioceses of Peterborough and Bungoma was formed by the two bishops, the late Bishop Ian Cundy and Bishop Eliud Wabukala, later Archbishop […]