News

Chad walk crosses boundaries

Published: 4th September 2020

The Bishop of Lichfield visited 27 churches named after St Chad as he walked across the diocese.


Faith resources as dementia advances

Published: 4th September 2020

An occupational therapist recently asked me a really good question that got me thinking


Shrewsbury vicar nominated for global motoring award

Published: 3rd September 2020

A lockdown project bringing together classic car enthusiasts has been shortlisted alongside motoring legends Le Mans and Goodwood racetracks.


Appointments and Departures 20th August 2020

Published: 20th August 2020

Appointments and Departures 20th August 2020


The Promptings of God in Residential Care Home Worship

Published: 19th August 2020

No service plan should be expected to survive contact with the congregation...


Residential care visiting: Latest MHA good practice to share

Published: 17th August 2020

Residential care homes involve a community of residents and relatives, and staff – and Care home communities have been particularly impacted by Covid-19 restrictions.


Walking with St Chad

Published: 4th August 2020

The Bishop of Lichfield is on a trek to all churches in the diocese named after his ancient predecessor.


Churches set to help thousands in financial difficulty

Published: 3rd August 2020

A major expansion of a training will help churches support those hit hard financially by Covid-19.


St Chads Retreat Centres re-open

Published: 31st July 2020

Shallowford House and Dovedale House are both taking bookings now.


Farm Worker Welfare App picks the good fight

Published: 23rd July 2020

Churches looking out for seasonal workers and criminal exploitation


Burntwood Be A Friend brings hope beyond lockdown

Published: 20th July 2020

A church-based community project which has helped thousands of people is set to continue into the future.


Appointments and Departures 13th July 2020

Published: 13th July 2020

Latest Appointments and Departures


Stoke-on-Trent school wins mental health award

Published: 13th July 2020

St Paul's CofE Primary School is recognised by the Carnegie Centre Of Excellence For Mental Health In Schools.


Treasured Possession

Published: 13th July 2020

Bishop Clive's pastoral letter for August 2020


I was glad…

Published: 9th July 2020

Bishop Michael’s pastoral letter for July 2020


Sharon to be cathedral's new Canon Theologian

Published: 9th July 2020

The Revd Dr Sharon Prentis will help the diocese focus on "full participation and justice".


Church buildings to reopen for public worship

Published: 23rd June 2020

The Bishop of Lichfield welcomes the Government's announcement that public worship and weddings can restart on 4 July.


Building a common future

Published: 22nd June 2020

On Windrush Day, the Bishop of Lichfield writes about the debt we owe and the urgent work still to do to tackle racism and discrimination.


Voices from the World Church – Responses to Covid-19 

Published: 19th June 2020

Responses to the pandemic in our partner dioceses


Michael's round the Wrekin challenge

Published: 18th June 2020

College chaplain Michael Horton is going up and down the mountain 64 times to raise money for Severn Hospice.


Appointments and Departures 12th June 2020

Published: 12th June 2020

Latest appointments and departures


Lichfield Cathedral re-opens for prayer on Monday

Published: 12th June 2020

The historic worship site will be open 2.30pm-4.30pm every day from 15 June for private prayer.


Paperchains - pandemic, prison - profession

Published: 12th June 2020

The untold experience of pandemic Britain - and how you can bring it to light


Kate Zoomed into Bradley post!

Published: 9th June 2020

A Black Country church has virtually welcomed it's new priest-in-charge after she was licensed online.


Bishop welcomes church buildings re-opening for individual prayer

Published: 8th June 2020

The Bishop of Lichfield responds to the Government's announcement that churches may re-open for private prayer next week.


'God is inspiring us to do things differently'

Published: 3rd June 2020

Shrewsbury priest Yejide Peters speaks of her heartbreak and hope at the unrest in her US homeland.


Shifnal Helps

Published: 1st June 2020

Over 1,000 calls have been answered by a church-based emergency phone line.


Stay alert to God – love your neighbour – change the world

Published: 26th May 2020

Without a bishop in Stafford, this month's Pastoral Letter comes from the Archdeacon of Stoke-upon-Trent


Care Homes, Churches and Coronavirus

Published: 26th May 2020

There are care homes across the diocese and some of these have been particularly hard hit by the Coronavirus...


Coronavirus and dementia

Published: 12th May 2020

Challenge and change, conversations and connections


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