Plan on a page launched

Dear Colleagues:I am pleased to attach some additional resources to help you think through your response to +Paul’s recent letter and the Plan on a Page.We have produced a leaflet which you can use to share the key messages within the parish (for example with PCC Members and other...

Granville Gibson Trial Outcome

The following statement is made by the Right Revd Paul Butler, Bishop of Durham: "Following the conviction today of the Venerable Granville Gibson on two charges of indecent assault, we offer an unreserved apology to all the survivors and those affected by this news. We commend the bravery of...

General Synod By-election – Durham – One Proctor in Convocation

We are pleased to announce that Revd Bill Braviner, part of the Billingham Team Parish ministry, has been elected to serve as a clergy representative (formally known as a “proctor in convocation”) for the Diocese of Durham on the General Synod following Steve Bellamy’s appointment to Farringdon in the...

Diocesan Mailing – November 2013

The Diocesan e-Communications for November 2013 are listed below:

Bishop’s Council Meeting Notes

On this page you can find download links to the Bishop's Council Meeting Summaries. 

Bishop of Durham says use your vote wisely

The Right Revd Paul Butler, Bishop of Durham says that we need to use our given votes wisely. Bishop Paul used his first presidential address at the meeting of the Diocese of Durham Synod on Saturday (17th May) to remind people of the importance of using our given...