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Richard Worsfold installed as the new Archdeacon of Leicester

Richard Worsfold has been installed by Bishop Martyn as the new Archdeacon of Leicester.

Lutterworth church celebrates seven confirmations

Lutterworth Church hosted seven confirmations by Bishop of Leicester Martyn Snow at the weekend, with each of them publicly declaring their faith in God and being sent out to be a light in the world.

Video: Find out about Diwali

The St Philips Centre is running free sessions to help Christians learn more about Diwali and has produced this video from one event they held recently at St Denys Church, Evington.

Bishop Martyn praises interfaith engagement at the Markfield Institute

Bishop Martyn was one of a number of guests of honour at the recent graduation ceremony of the Markfield Institute of Higher Education (MIHE).

Marking the WWI Armistice to honour local people

The Church of England around Leicestershire is marking the centenary of the end of World War I with hundreds of events and services in coming days as well as on Remembrance Sunday

Leicester Cathedral to ring bells for the football club tragedy

Leicester Diocesan Guild of Church Bell Ringers will ring a half-muffled quarter peal at the Cathedral for an hour on Friday evening in memory of those who died in the helicopter crash last weekend.

Leicester's Homelessness Charter launched at the Cathedral

The Bishop of Leicester, Leicester City Mayor and Leicestershire's Police and Crime Commissioner have joined forces to launch Leicester's Homelessness Charter.

Bishop of Leicester's message and prayer following the tragedy at Leicester

Bishop Martyn shared this message and prayer before attending Leicester Cathedral and joining Dean of Leicester David Monteith at Leicester City Football Club's King Power stadium to be alongside fans laying tributes.

‘Walk In Season' gives opportunity for food, friends and deepening of faith

Being close to nature and the wonder of God's creation is having a spiritual effect on parishioners in the leafy Loughborough village of Nanpantan.

Diocesan Director of Ordinands and Canon Chancellor at Cathedral announced

The Bishop of Leicester is pleased to announce the appointment of the Revd Canon Paul Rattigan, Canon for Discipleship at Liverpool Cathedral, to the combined role of Diocesan Director of Ordinands and Canon Chancellor at Leicester Cathedral. The date of Paul's installation will be announced in due course.

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