News

Bishop Geoff and Ann say goodbye

Published: 25th November 2019

The Bishop of Stafford bids farewell by putting the spotlight on local good news.


Calls for repentance over antisemitism

Published: 21st November 2019

New teaching document shines an unflinching light on the Christian-Jewish relationship.


November 2019

Published: 20th November 2019

Appointments and Departures


Churchyards take centre stage

Published: 20th November 2019

Life-giving churchyards across the diocese celebrated at annual awards.


New Wolverhampton team embark

Published: 18th November 2019

Two archdeacons are commissioned for new roles in the south of the diocese.


Climate change at Selwyn Lecture

Published: 14th November 2019

The Bishop of Sheffield explores the challenge of climate breakdown in the light of Genesis.


Cupcakes, butterflies, favourite books and china mugs

Published: 14th November 2019

More talk, more tables please!


A builder’s vision

Published: 1st November 2019

Bishop Geoff's final Pastoral Letter - November 2019


Hope flowers in Stafford

Published: 23rd October 2019

A Stafford church's flower festival highlights creation care call.


Telford New Church on a mission

Published: 23rd October 2019

The Revd Matt Beer is licensed to lead a new model of church in Telford.


Sarah steps down

Published: 14th October 2019

Sarah Schofield steps down as Bishop's Adviser For Women In Ministry.


September 2019

Published: 4th October 2019

Appointments and Departures


Space, the final frontier

Published: 1st October 2019

Not just once upon a time...


Farewell gift for Bishop Geoff and Ann

Published: 30th September 2019

People are invited to contribute to a leaving gift for Bishop Geoff and Ann Annas.


Mothers' Union celebrates

Published: 27th September 2019

The transformational work of the Mothers' Union is heralded at Lichfield Cathedral.


"Dear Church"

Published: 25th September 2019

Making sense of an upside-down world


Thousands join in climate action

Published: 20th September 2019

Thousands of people across the diocese called for climate justice.


Monastic and parish life meet

Published: 18th September 2019

Anglican monk Peter Allan is starting a new life in a Shropshire parish.


Churches rally for Climate Action Day

Published: 17th September 2019

Dozens of events are planned in churches and schools across the diocese.


"Dear Younger-self..."

Published: 17th September 2019

Brave and foolish or a wasted time?


St Mark's secures Lottery support

Published: 16th September 2019

Stoke-on-Trent church has a funding lifeline to help it reach out to the community.


Archdeacon Sue commissioned into new role

Published: 16th September 2019

The Venerable Sue Weller is installed as Archdeacon Missioner of Lichfield.


Children call for climate justice at cathedral event

Published: 12th September 2019

Hundreds of schoolchildren will call for climate justice on 20 September.


Celebrating a warm welcome in Lichfield District

Published: 10th September 2019

Dozens of volunteers gather to celebrate Places of Welcome in Lichfield and beyond.


"Dear Carers"

Published: 10th September 2019

An open letter to those with a sacred vocation


New lay ministers commissioned

Published: 9th September 2019

17 people were commissioned at a special service at Lichfield Cathedral.


"Dear Dementia..."

Published: 3rd September 2019

Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself


Eco-residents

Published: 1st September 2019

Three words to put our house in order from the Bishop of Lichfield.


Bishop signs open letter on Brexit

Published: 28th August 2019

The Bishop of Lichfield joins others in voicing concerns about a 'no-deal' Brexit.


Making way for woodland worship

Published: 22nd August 2019

A Staffordshire church has beaten a new path for local people to enjoy.


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