Archdeacon says a fond farewell to the Diocese

The retirement of The Venerable Nick Barker, Archdeacon of Auckland, was marked by a farewell service at Durham Cathedral on Thursday (20th July at 7.00pm). Nick and his wife Katherine were joined by fellow clergy, friends, family, parishioners and well wishers from across the Diocese as he marked the end...

Ordination Gallery 2017

Seventeen (17) people from diverse walks of life and all ages have been ordained as Priests and Deacons in the Diocese of Durham at ceremonies in Durham Cathedral and St Helen Auckland this Petertide. Each one has been called to ordained ministry after amassing a wealth of experiences in...

Images – Prayer Walks 2016 Darlington-Stockton

Images from the Bishop of Durham's Prayer Walks 2016 in Darlington and Stockton Areas 

Images – Prayer Spaces Taster Day

Images from the Prayer Spaces Taster Day

Ordination in two minutes

This is a time lapse video of the Ordination of Priests service from Durham Cathedral on Saturday 4th 2015. The idea was to show the various stages of the service and to capture a sense of the occasion, it size and the importance of the service to public ministry...

Images – Ordinations 2015

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WW1 Centenary Commemoration Images

The Following is a gallery of images from the WW1 Commemoration and Remembrance Service held across the Diocese. This Gallery will grow during the next 4 years.