The Way of Life

The first Inaugural Diocesan Pilgrimage Walk will take place between April 6-9 Gainford to Durham.

Bishop Paul will walk the route along with Bishop Sarah and this marks the start of the adoption of 4 of the Northern Saints Trails as Diocesan Pilgrimage routes.

The Details are:

Gainford green – 3 pm on Sunday 5th April (Palm Sunday) for a short service. The walk formally starts on the 6th  – concluding Maundy Thursday (9th) with a procession to Durham Cathedral via Prebends Bridge and then annual Chrism Eucharist at 11 am.

Each evening 7.30 – 9.00 pm (Monday 6th – Wednesday 8th) we are holding ‘In conversation with Lord Bates and friends’. Monday at Witton Park Village Hall will be on Encouraging Young Aspirations; Tuesday at Whitworth Hall Hotel on Walking as Witness; Wednesday in St Oswald’s Durham on International Development.