Diocese of Newcastle

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Bishop Christine's Easter Day Eucharist in the chapel at Bishop's House

Bishop Christine's Good Friday Meditation

St Mary's Longframlington host their first Warm Hub lunch

St Mary's Church, in the village of Longframlington, hosted their first Warm Hub lunch, providing a warm and friendly welcome, a hot meal and good company to members of the community, who were also able to access advice on how to lower their energy bills.

Volunteers restore historic graveyard

A completely overgrown Church of England graveyard in Prudhoe, closed to burials in 1907, has been fully restored thanks to an incredible group of volunteers with support from the Diocese. Watch our video to find out more about their fascinating story.

A collection of video and audio reflections from Bishop Christine, Bishop Mark, the Archdeacons of Northumberland and Lindisfarne, and the Dean of Newcastle.

Bishop Christine welcomes legal aid change

Amended legislation allows migrant children separated from their parents to access legal aid at 18. But in a House of Lords debate on the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act, Bishop Christine says those leaving care remain vulnerable.

Whole Life Vision - An inspiring video produced by the London Institute for Contemporary Christianity, recommended by the Setting God's People Free national co-ordinator.

Every Sunday, the Reverend Emma Duff can be found taking the service at her church, St John the Evangelist in Wallsend. On most other days, Emma is found doing something very different - swimming in the North Sea. She says her passion for the wild open water inspires her faith. Roderick Stuart joined her on King Edward's Bay, Tynemouth where she regularly can be found with friends enjoying the beautiful open water.

St Michael's Crowdfunding campaign is now live! Revd Phil Medley talks about wanting to make this historic building a warm and exciting place for the whole community. The project aims to raise funds for much needed flooring, heating and safe electricity to create a large, warm space that will serve the community of Byker all year round. Please consider funding the project by clicking here.

The Revd Benjamin Carter, vicar of Haydon Bridge and Beltingham with Henshaw, talks about pitching God's Tent, best described as an eye-catching mobile prayer space and a new way of doing church, at three of our rural schools. It is the first time the tent has been taken into schools and over three days, it pitched up at Church of England schools in Henshaw, Newbrough and Greenhead.

Bishop Christine shares her thoughts on the ordinations taking place on 29th June.

As the Government prepares to renationalise the Probation Service, today in the House of Lords Bishop Christine asked what is being done to ensure the voluntary sector is best equipped to serve the community

This morning, schoolchildren from Warkworth Church of England Primary waved off Bishop Christine on day four of her pilgrimage walk on St Oswald's Way. Here's she reflects on her week so far.