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Wed, 16 Jul 2014
The diocese has a new coat of arms which is being used for the first time on the orders of service...read more
The Ripon Hornblower announces the enthronement, Bishop Nick knocks on the door of Ripon Cathedral which is opened to welcome him in the name of Christ. , Bishop Nick is welcomed by armed forces representatives from North Yorkshire, The area bishops pray for Bishop Nick at Ripon Cathedral, Congregation in Ripon Cathedral, Legally enthroned in Ripon Cathedral, Bishop Nick installed by John Dobson the Dean of Ripon Cathedral, Welcome from Gary Verity of Welcome to Yorkshire, Words of greeting from Lord Crathorne, Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, Sharing the peace – in the background the Bishop of Colombo and the Bishop of Durha, Bishop Nick preaching in Ripon Cathedral, Bishop Nick knocks on the door of Bradford Cathedral which is opened to welcome him in the name of Christ. , Bishop Nick welcomed by the City of Bradford Brass Band, Bishop Nick welcomed in with the Punjabi Dance Academy, The band accompany Bishop Nick into the Cathedral, Dean, Jerry Lepine places Bishop NIck in the Episcopal Chair or Cathedra, The scriptures are read by Bishop Ismael Gibreil Abugigin of El-Obeid in the Sudan, Nick is welcomed and promises to be a faithful shepherd of Christ's flock, People gathered in Bradford Cathedral to welcome Bishop Nick, Bishop Nick and his wife Linda, Bishop Nick greeted by the mayors, Bishop Nick greeted by Bishop Ismael Gibreil Abugigin of El-Obeid in the Sudan, More good wishes for Bishop Nick, Clergy processing through the streets of Wakefield to the service, Bishop Nick knocks on the door which is opened to welcome him in the name of Christ. , Children,clergy and many others welcome the Bishop into Wakefield Cathedral, Bishop Tony and Bishop James annoint Bishop Nick and pray that the Holy Spirit will strengthen him in his ministry, Dean, Jonathan Greener places Bishop NIck in the Episcopal Chair or Cathedra, Bishop Nick, together with Bishops James and Tony receive new vestments for the new diocese, Welcome to Bishop Nick, Local school children sing as the service moves outside and Bishop Nick is welcomed by civic representatives and church leaders, Bishop Nick greets and prays with those gathered outside, The service continues outside , Many gather from town and churches, Bishop Nick explains how our job is to offer the transforming power of God to the world, Listening to Bishop Nick outside Wakefield Cathedral, Photos cannot do justice to the fanfares, music and singing, The service ends with blessing the city and the diocese, And refreshments including Bishop shaped biscuits
Wed, 16 Jul 2014
Wed, 16 Jul 2014
A brass band-led procession through a city’s streets, a fanfare from West Yorkshire Police...read more
Tue, 15 Jul 2014
Launching Out – Take Courage, Do Not Be Afraid Services have been taking place at Leeds Minster and...read more
Mon, 14 Jul 2014
The General Synod of the Church of England has given its final approval for women to become bishops...read more
Mon, 14 Jul 2014
D-DAY veteran Jock Hutton who parachuted back into Normandy to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-...read more
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