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Diocesan Interns celebrate year of service and fun

First published on: 11th July 2024

Our Diocesan Interns have celebrated a year full of learning, service and fun as this year’s cohort prepare to move on.

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Farming communities are for life, not just for showtime

First published on: 3rd July 2024

Prime hoggets, clean cows and cast sheep were all on sale at Leyburn Auction Mart this week, ahead of the Great Yorkshire Show and where Revd Chris Lawton is its chaplain.

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New priests ordained across diocese

First published on: 24th June 2024

Seventeen new priests were ordained this weekend in services across the diocese.


A focus on faith work at Wetherby Young Offenders Institution

First published on: 28th May 2024

“Children” is the word used at Wetherby Young Offenders Institution to describe the young people convicted of serious crimes who are held in its care.

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Rural ministry and relationships across our diocese praised at special service

First published on: 13th May 2024

More than 400 people celebrated all things bright and rural at Ripon Cathedral in a special service as part of our diocese’s 10th anniversary year.

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Rivers of Life service to celebrate rural life as diocese marks 10th anniversary

First published on: 29th April 2024

Rural life in all its settings across our diocese will be celebrated at a special service to be held at Ripon Cathedral on Sunday, May 12.


Revd Ian cycles and runs 75 miles to mark diocesan 10th anniversary

First published on: 29th April 2024

One of our clergy has raised some £2000 for our parishes with a 75 mile sponsored journey to mark the diocese’s 10th anniversary.


Rambling Revd to walk some 160 miles to raise money

First published on: 29th April 2024

One of our Ripon area priests is going to be walking some 160 miles to raise money for his churchyard and support his local fell rescue group.


Walking Passion Play brings Easter to the Dales capital of rambling

First published on: 2nd April 2024

A roving Passion Play put Easter into the heart of Settle with a walking version of the greatest story ever told.


Ripon church continues to care for God's Creation

First published on: 2nd April 2024

St Mary’s Embsay with Eastby is storming ahead with projects to help care for God’s Creation.

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