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Parish News

Archbishop of Canterbury's statement on Mid-East Christians -

After praying with Middle East church leaders at Lambeth Palace today, the Archbishop spoke out in solidarity with Christians and other minorities being persecuted in the Middle East. 

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Witney-Bor Friendship Link -

We have been building a friendship link with a parish in the Church of Sweden in our link diocese of Växjö.  The Rev'd Ulrika Zwaad, who joined us for the Mission Week in 2012, is Associate Priest in the parish, and we are looking forward to extending our friendship to members of her parish, and to learn about life and faith from a church with a very different history to our own.

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Statement from Archbishop Justin on Gaza -

Archbishop of Canterbury calls on leaders in Israel and Gaza to immediately end the violence, and urges Anglican churches both to pray and offer support to all victims of the conflict. 

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Farewell to the Rev’d Richard Donoghue -

On 24 July there was the Circuit farewell to the Rev’d Richard Donoghue, the minister at High Street Methodist Church.

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St Mary's Organ, up in smoke !! -

The organ of St Mary's church has given up the ghost.  On sunday the 20th July, during the even service, smoke billowed out from under the keys or the Organ.  The planned restoration for the organ will now need to be completed more urgently.

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