Guidance for clergy regarding the baptism of children and the need for parental consent
The following is a proposal for a process whereby parents are able to celebrate new life through either a Service of Thanksgiving or a Service of Baptism. It covers some of the administration logistics from initial enquiry to the service as well what is required by means of preparation. Church Law requires that parents are sufficiently prepared for baptism.
Barlaston St John the Baptist grave space
An inforgraphic flowchart to help churches with the steps involved in developing as dementia-friendly churches at the heart of dementia-friendly communities
Bell hanging, ringing and restoration guidance note by Peter Woollam, Lichfield DAC Bell Adviser (2018)
Bishop Michael Presidential Address March 2023
Bishop Michael's Chrism Mass Sermon at Lichfield Cathedral on 18 April 2019
Bishop Michael's Chrism Mass Sermon - 13 April 2017