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Video: Quick Tips – Sharing your Faith

What do we say when we don't have all the answers? In our first episode of our new series “Quick Tips” we chat to Jon about a handy tip when sharing your faith in everyday conversations

Launch of the Windmill Missional Community

On Sunday 10th February, about 90 people of all ages gathered at Bottesford Chapel to see Bishop Martyn launch the Windmill Missional Community as a lay led BMO (Bishop's Mission Order).

First Promise Service for the Community of the Tree of Life

Members of the Community of the Tree of Life have sought God's blessing at a Promise Service led by the Bishop of Leicester as they begin placements around the city and county.

Church of England launches Holy Communion in Persian/Farsi language

Bishop Guli has led a special service at which the Church of England launched a Persian language translation of Holy Communion to help growing numbers of Iranians who are learning English in Anglican congregations.

Messy Church at St Thomas the Apostle in South Wigston

A ‘fun' style of worship is breathing new life into the church of St Thomas the Apostle in South Wigston.

Laughter and serious reflection on faith were evidenced at the 'Pizza night'

Fun, laughter and serious reflection on faith were all in evidence at the “Pizza and Prayer evening” at the Cathedral. The event, a follow-up to last year's Bishop's Big Conversation weekend was attended by members of Chalk (the Cathedral's youth ministry), youth and children from the choir or congregation members aged between 11 and 15.

A “Thank You” from Ward 29

This model of a church, made entirely of cardboard, was a nice surprise for the team of chaplains and volunteers who lead a regular “Songs of Praise” on Ward 29 of the Leicester Royal Infirmary.

City planners give Leicester Cathedral Revealed building the go ahead

Leicester City Council has given planning permission to the Cathedral's plan for a renewal and new build project creating a Heritage Learning Centre beside the main building.

Hannah's Everyday Faith

Hannah Miles has done just that. The 18 year-old is on a ‘gap year' from her studies and will be traveling to Malawi next month (March 15th) to work with children in crisis centres and orphanages where HIV and AIDS is having a drastic effect on people's lives.

St Martins Lodge accommodation shortlisted for award

The newly-opened St Martins Lodge accommodation has been shortlisted for a prestigious regional award.

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