News & Stories

Dean David appointed as new Dean of Canterbury

Her Late Majesty The Queen approved the nomination of The Very Revd Dr David Monteith, Dean of Leicester, for election as Dean of Canterbury.

Survivors and victims contribute to Past Cases Review 2 Reports

Bishop Martyn shares a video message as we publish our local PCR2 Report and Action Plan

Bishop Martyn joins prayer vigil

People came to pray for unity, reconciliation, harmony and peace among our communities in Leicester.

Bishop quotes the Queen's encouragement to work for unity at special service

Civic dignitaries and Cadets and guests from other faiths took part in this moving service of Commemoration and Thanksgiving for The Queen.

Bishops continue supporting churches across city & county

Bishops Martyn and Saju have been helping support churches, including those in vacancy where visiting clergy are needed to continue services for local communities

Taking action to protect the planet 

A summary of our climate change story so far including recent decisions to disinvest in fossil fuel companies

Get to know Bishop Saju

As Bishop Saju has been Bishop of Loughborough for a couple of months now we caught up with him to get to know him a little better, hear about his initial thoughts about the diocese and his new role.

The Bishop has appointed Jessie Tang as our new Intercultural Ministry Director

It is hoped that Jessie will start work in our diocese in June

Everyday Calling, Vocations Day 2022. Has God been tapping you on the shoulder recently?

We're becoming increasingly aware in the Church of the importance of every Christian discovering what their particular ministry and vocation is, and one of the signs of a healthy worshipping community is that everyone in the church family - lay or ordained - sees themselves as having a vital part to play in the life and mission of the church and wider community.   Later this month, we are holding a diocesan vocations day, as an opportunity for people to explore their sense of calling - particularly if you've become aware of God ‘tapping you on the shoulder' recently.

Bells ring out as Saju and Lusa are consecrated bishops at St Paul's Cathedral

A special Eucharist service in London saw three new bishops consecrated with lots of links to Leicestershire

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