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17/12/2015

Directions 2016
Discover and grow your ministry. Read More >

03/12/2015

The Working Church - 'Transforming Professional Life and Culture' - Thursday 3rd December 2015
Interested in exploring how the Church can be more effective in transforming workplace culture, business and professional Life? Then this event could be for you. Read More >

24/11/2015

Autumn Courses: Faithful presence - November 24th 2015
A lunchtime meeting in Liverpool In an age of continuing austerity when many remain vulnerable and inequality is increasing, what does it mean for Christians to ‘do justly and love mercy’? Read More >

19/11/2015

Autumn Courses: Before the Ending of the Day - Nov 3rd, 10th and 19th 2015
The close of day is always a good time to be still and pray, to ponder the riches of scripture and the wisdom of the Christian past. Over these evenings in November, Diocesan Theologian, Rod Garner will lead an extended meditation on central themes in the life of faith. Read More >

18/11/2015

Archbishop Blanch Memorial Lecture - November 18th 2015
The Bishop of Liverpool, the Rt Revd Paul Bayes  will deliver this year's lecture at Liverpool Hope University Read More >

17/11/2015

Funeral Ministry Training Day - November 17th 2015
This event is aimed at Clergy and Readers to enhance their funeral ministry. Read More >

15/11/2015

Bishop's Diocesan Reader Conference - November 15th 2015
Bishop's Diocesan Reader Conference (formerly Reader Training Day) will be held 15th November. Read More >

14/11/2015

Diocese welcomes our Archdeacons - November 14th 2015
Clergy, Readers and parishes are invited to a special service at Liverpool Cathedral. Read More >

13/11/2015

Liverpool City Breakfast - An all-embracing Faith? November 13th 2015
We are delighted to be able to welcome Ruth Hunt, Chief Executive of Stonewall, to Liverpool for our next City Breakfast. Read More >

13/11/2015

Are you 16-30 years old and discerning “What Now?” - Sunday 29th November 2015
Then come along to St James in the City, Toxteth to hear Bishop Paul speak Read More >

10/11/2015

LifeCall - Presence in Brokenness - November 10th 2015
A vocational response to mental health and dementia in the church. Read More >

07/11/2015

LifeCall: Young Vocations Breakfast - November 7th 2015
Anyone aged 16-25 (give or take a year or two!) and wondering if they are called to ordination are welcome to come along Read More >

07/11/2015

Annual Treasurer and Gift Aid Secretary Training - 3rd & 7th November 2015
Providing basic information and training on both records and procedures required to produce Receipts & Payments and also the basics of operating a Gift Aid system. It will also provide an opportunity for you to discover recent and forthcoming changes to regulations and requirements in all these areas. Read More >

31/10/2015

WACAttack 2015 - October 31st 2015
Warrington Archdeaconry Family Fun Day at Liverpool Cathedral Between 10.00 am. and 3.00 pm. Read More >

22/10/2015

LifeCall: Reader Taster - October 22nd 2015
Our diocese has a long proud tradition of encouraging, supporting and sustaining this Lay Ministry. Our Readers are vital parts of the life blood of many churches. This evening will show you why. Read More >

22/10/2015

Staff New to Teaching in a Church School including Clergy - October 22nd 2015
An exciting oppotunity for new staff and clergy confidence in understanding the distinctive nature of Church of England schools and their role within it. Read More >

20/10/2015

Church Maintenance Day - 20th October 2015
Come and learn about maintaining your church building before winter sets in. Read More >

17/10/2015

Mental Health: Challenge or Opportunity? October 17th 2015
This is an award-winning study day produced with people with lived experience of mental health problems. Read More >

15/10/2015

Autumn Courses: Foundations for Faith Oct 15th
An Evening Course in Blundellsands, Southport and Aughton.  The four themes to be addressed by this course touch upon basic aspects of Christian believing. Read More >

14/10/2015

The Church’s Money - , CCLA Investment Management seminar - October 14th 2015
This session will be of interest primarily to parish treasurers, but it concerns all PCC members as trustees of the Church’s assets, and any that feel they will benefit from this session are welcome to attend. Read More >

13/10/2015

Church Schools in Tomorrow's Church - October 13th 2015
Join Bishop Paul Bayes and Revd Nigel Genders for this Diocesan Schools Conference.  This will be the first occasion for many colleagues to hear his vision for Church schools in the Diocese. Read More >

10/10/2015

Diocesan Synod - October 10th 2015
The next Diocesan Synod will be held on Saturday 10th October 9.00am to 1.00pm Read More >

10/10/2015

Diocesan Spirituality Group Quiet Day - 10th October 2015
This is a real opportunity for anybody who feels they need time to unwind or space to reflect? Read More >

06/10/2015

LifeCall: Telling Our Story - October 6th 2015
We are pleased to invite you to an evening where you can explore how to develop your calling in communicating stories.  Read More >

03/10/2015

Baptism Matters - October 3rd 2015
Every week the Church of England meets hundreds of families because of baptism: make the most of these opportunities. Read More >

01/10/2015

NQT’s…..called to teach in a Church of England School - October 1st 2015
An overview of what it means to teach in a Church of England School, ideas for leading collective worship, network opportunities, Diocesan support for NQT's and the opportunity to reflect on your practice. Read More >

26/09/2015

Autumn Courses: Taking Ordinary Theology Seriously - September 26th 2015
This morning seminar at Liverpool Hope University will explore the significance of ordinary theology – how it can help or hinder faith and understanding and its relationship to academic theology, Church history and the New Testament. Read More >

22/09/2015

Money Talks: How can we tackle financial exclusion? September 22nd 2015
We want to give people new inspiration for their work by helping them to make new personal and intellectual connections.  Read More >

19/09/2015

Reader Licensing - Sep 19th 2015
Bishop Paul will be licensing new readers at this special service. Read More >

14/09/2015

The Working Church - September 14th 2015
Interested in exploring how the Church can be more effective in transforming workplace culture, business and professional lIfe? Then this event is for you. Read More >

10/09/2015

LifeCall: Ordination - September 10th 2015
Are you considering a call to ordination?  Then join us for a special evening on Thursday 10th September at St Francis of Assisi Kitt Green. Read More >

10/09/2015

Church Maintenance Training Days - October 7th & 20th 2015
Come and learn about maintaining your church building before winter sets in.  Read More >

09/09/2015

Quiet Day - October 10th 2015
A Quiet Day based on the story of Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio led by members of the Diocesan Spirituality Group.   Read More >

09/09/2015

Spirituality Network Day October 22nd 2015
Drawing on the wisdom and insights of scripture and Christian mystics with space for prayer, music and poetry.  Read More >

04/09/2015

Quiet Day led by members of the Diocesan Spirituality Group - October 10th 2015
A Quiet Day based on the story of Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio led by members of the Diocesan Spirituality Group.   Read More >

04/09/2015

Spirituality Network Day October 22nd 2015
Led by Canon Dr. Rod Garner who will be drawing on the wisdom and insights of scripture and Christian mystics with space for prayer, music and poetry.  Read More >

03/09/2015

Quiet Day St Peter's Birkdale - September 12th 2015
Using the theme of Labyrinths, come and explore the beautiful quiet surroundings of St Peter's church and gardens. Read More >

03/09/2015

Spirituality Network Day October 22nd 2015
Drawing on the the wisdom and insights of scripture and Christian mystics with space for prayer, music and poetry. Read More >

03/09/2015

Quiet Day - October 10th 2015
Join us for a Quiet Day based on the story of Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio led by members of the Diocesan Spirituality Group.   Read More >

02/09/2015

Year 7 Conference - April 27th 2016
An exciting and interactive day in a unique setting to enable young people to glimpse into the life of Josephine Butler Read More >

02/09/2015

Quiet Day - October 10th 2015
Feeling stressed? Then come and experience a quiet day based on the story of Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio led by members of the Diocesan Spirituality Group. 
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22/08/2015

LifeCall: Young Vocations Breakfast - August 22nd 2015
Anyone aged 16-25 (give or take a year or two!) and wondering if they are called to ordination are welcome to come along Read More >

11/08/2015

Safer Recruitment Training - August 11th 2015
It is important that we make every effort to recruit safe people into post within our churches and discourage those who may not have the best interests of our children and vulnerable adults from applying; this can only be achieved by rigorous and safe recruitment. Read More >

04/08/2015

Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults Workshops - August 4th 2015
The workshops are open to all volunteers who work with Children and Vulnerable Adults in your parish.  They will give you up to date training and information on children’s and vulnerable adults safeguarding (specifically relating to pastoral visiting). Read More >

16/07/2015

Urban Matthew - July 16th 2015
A reading of the Gospel using the wisdom of marginal urban communities Read More >

08/07/2015

LifeCall: 24/7 Ministry - July 8th 2015
Bishop Paul will take us on a journey exploring how we can live confidently in the knowledge that we are created by God to serve him with our whole life, all day, every day … that is our ministry and vocation. Read More >

02/07/2015

Reader Summer Study Evening - July 2nd 2015
These summer study evenings for Readers will explore Our religious identity – the sense of who we are and what we are specifically for as Christians. Read More >

28/06/2015

Ordination of Deacons - June 28th 2015
Friends and family are invited to watch our deacons take the next step in their ministry. Read More >

23/06/2015

Reader Summer Study Evening - June 23rd 2015
These summer study evenings for Readers will explore Our religious identity – the sense of who we are and what we are specifically for as Christians. Read More >

20/06/2015

LifeCall: Young Vocations - June 20th 2015
Aged 16-25? Suspect God is calling you to ordination at some point?
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18/06/2015

Reader Summer Study Evening - June 18th 2015
These summer study evenings for Readers will explore Our religious identity – the sense of who we are and what we are specifically for as Christians. Read More >

17/06/2015

Making It Easier to Manage Church Finance - June 17th 2015
This evening will provide information and a chance to ask questions about the Parish Giving Scheme, Gift Aid Small Donations and Enrollment to a pension scheme for church employees.  Read More >

15/06/2015

Cathedral Urban Lecture - June 15th 2015
Bishop Stephen Croft , Bishop of Sheffield will be the lecturer at this the Third Annual Urban Lecture Read More >

09/06/2015

Reader Summer Study Evening - June 9th 2015
These summer study evenings for Readers will explore Our religious identity – the sense of who we are and what we are specifically for as Christians. Read More >

06/06/2015

Ordination of Priests - June 6th 2015
You are warmly invited to join us as we celebrate Ordinations into the priesthood, a major milestone in any individual's spiritual journey for both them and their families Read More >

27/05/2015

Church Maintenance Training Day - May 27th 2015
Following the success of the first Church Maintenance Days during 2014, we are pleased to announce that there will be another Maintenance Day on Wednesday May 27th 2015. Read More >

16/05/2015

Bishop's Growth Conference - May 16th 2015
Bishop Paul will be encouraging every to parish to look at how we can reflect, change and adapt so our churches can grow. Read More >

14/05/2015

School Leavers' Services - June 15th & 16th 2015
Liverpool Cathedral will welcome young pupils from many of the schools across the Diocese over a 2 day period to mark their transition into further education in their senior schools. Read More >

11/05/2015

Liverpool City Breakfast - May 11th 2015
We are delighted to be able to welcome Christine Allen, Director of Policy and Public Affairs at Christian Aid to Liverpool for the City Breakfast in May 2015. Read More >

05/05/2015

Spring Series of Evening Meetings - April 14th, 21st, 28th & May 5th
Reflecting on key issues that touch our humanity and what it means to live faithfully in a complex world. Read More >

30/04/2015

4th LBMW Annual Schools’ Conference - April 30th 2015
LBMW’S 4TH annual schools’ conference will ask speakers to reflect on the eve of the 2015 General Election on how the education system in the UK might be made to work better. Read More >

25/04/2015

A Fire on the Earth - April 25th 2015
A Study day at the Tabor Carmelite Retreat House, Preston looking at the Life and Spirituality of Josephine Butler Read More >

22/04/2015

Welcoming all to the Table - April 22nd 2015
Our diocese is ahead of the game with our forward thinking approach to including all people with disabilities. This day conference aims to encourage fresh ideas and fresh thinking on how we can support our growth agenda by building a new vision of welcoming all to the table. Read More >

14/04/2015

Church Maintenance Training Day - April 14th 2015
Following the success of the first Church Maintenance Days during 2014, I am pleased to announce that there will be another Maintenance Day on Tuesday April 14th 2015. Read More >

30/03/2015

Chrism Eucharist - March 30th 2015
All are invited to attend this Eucharist which will take palce at Liverpool Cathedral on March 30th at 10:30am Read More >

28/03/2015

A City Retreat - March 28th 2015
An opportunity to step aside for a quiet conversation with Jesus, and to step out on a personal pilgrimage around the city streets. Read More >

26/03/2015

Being Christian - March 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th
A Lent Course in Winwick Deanery open to everyone Read More >

25/03/2015

Liverpool and Housing - A City in Crisis? - March 25th 2015
Following the usual excellent 3 course dinner (plus coffee), there will be a Question Time Panel session in which we can all investigate further the subject of Liverpool and Housing - A City in Crisis? Read More >

24/03/2015

Creating Outdoor Prayer Spaces in our Schools - March 24th 2015
We will explore how to develop spiritual spaces in your outdoor environment including prayer gardens and prayer trails  in order to enrich and transform the prayer life of your school Read More >

23/03/2015

Lent Lectures - March 23rd 2015
Bishop Paul will be delivering this year's lectures looking at how we can evangelise to our neighbours.  We will be encouraging parishes to bring their non-Christian friends to hear the Good News this Lent. Read More >

18/03/2015

Liverpool Parish Church Lent Talks
The history of the Lent Talks stretches back before the Second World War and are a gift from Liverpool Parish Church to the whole city.  This year we are launching a new format.  The sessions are on Thursday nights in Lent from 6pm.  There will be 45 mins content from the speaker or speakers, and then 45 mins of refreshments to meet each other and meet the speaker. Read More >

17/03/2015

LifeCall: Children, longing and belonging - March 17th 2015
For those supporting & those with questions about adoption, fostering or infertility.  Read More >

16/03/2015

Lent Lectures - March 16th 2015
This week Bishop Paul continues his Lent Lecture series looking at Good news where you work – dignity and fulfilment in the workplace.
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14/03/2015

Diocesan Synod - March 14th 2015
The next Diocesan Synod will be held on Saturday 14th March 9.00am to 1.00pm Read More >

12/03/2015

Basic Christian Sign Language Course - March 9th and March 12th
Basic Christian Sign Language (BCSL) is a course for anyone who already has at least a basic knowledge of BSL and is interested in learning vocabulary and tips for signing in a Christian context. Read More >

09/03/2015

Lent Lectures - March 9th 2015
This week Bishop Paul continues his Lent Lecture series looking at Good News where you live - homes and neighbourhoods full of love and peace Read More >

07/03/2015

Big Society or The Common Good? - March 7th 2015
Is austerity either necessary or inevitable?  This event contribute to  Christian preparations for the forthcoming General Election Read More >

05/03/2015

Aspiring to Leadership in a Church School - March 5 2015
This conference aims to give participants the building blocks upon which to develop their own vision of leading a church school (primary or secondary.
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05/03/2015

Liverpool City Breakfast - March 5th 2015
We are delighted to be able to welcome John Workman, Senior Partner BPE Solicitors to Liverpool for the City Breakfast.  John will be reflecting on "Ethical Answers to Corporate Questions in an Age of Mistrust". Read More >

02/03/2015

Lent Lectures - March 2nd 2015
The Bishop of Liverpool, The Rt Revd Paul Bayes, delivers this year’s lectures on the Good News that Jesus offers us in our lives today.  Read More >

28/02/2015

The Roots of Christian Mysticism - February 28th 2015
A morning seminar at Liverpool Hope University, part of the Lent and Spring Courses 2015 Read More >

25/02/2015

Parish Giving Scheme - February 25 2015
Find out how the new Parish Giving Scheme can transform your parish's giving and what you need to do to sign your parish up for this excellent scheme. Read More >

21/02/2015

LifeCall: Women's Ordination - February 21st 2015
To explore your vocation further, why not attend the Women’s Vocations evening at Liverpool Cathedral on Feb 21st at 4pm. Read More >

10/02/2015

Parish Giving Scheme - February 10 2015
Find out how the new Parish Giving Scheme can transform your parish's giving and what you need to do to sign your parish up for this excellent scheme. Read More >

10/02/2015

LifeCall - Reader Taster Session - February 10th 2015
Is God calling you to Reader ministry?  Speak with your Incumbent and come along to discover what the Reader Ministry is really is about Read More >

31/01/2015

Parish Giving Scheme - January 31 2015
Find out how the new Parish Giving Scheme can transform your parish's giving and what you need to do to sign your parish up for this excellent scheme. Read More >

24/01/2015

Boys, God and the Church - January 24th 2015
In many church-based children's groups, boys are in the minority... their needs are not being met.  What are boys really like?  How do they develop? How do the realities about boys affect our ministry with and for them? Read More >

13/01/2015

Liverpool City Breakfast with Bishop Paul - January 13th 2015
Bishop Paul Bayes will be sharing his thoughts on the way Christian faith relates to the public life of our city, and of England more generally, in these days. Read More >

12/01/2015

Parish Giving Scheme - January 12 2015
Find out how the new Parish Giving Scheme can transform your parish's giving and what you need to do to sign your parish up for this excellent scheme. Read More >

07/01/2015

LifeCall - Ordination Evening - January 7th 2015
LifeCall - Ordination Evening in Liverpool Cathedral 7pm to 9pm Read More >