All Are Welcome
8 February 2017 All Are Welcome

Jewel Ahumibe and Frances Self from St John's take us on a walk around multicultural Sparkhill Read

Church of England Birmingham awarded £2.565m towards the next phase of Transforming Church
16 January 2017 Church of England Birmingham awarded £2.565m towards the next phase of Transforming Church

The Church Commissioners have awarded the Church of England Birmingham £2.565m. Read

Black Sabbath legend Tony Iommi writes song for Birmingham Cathedral
10 January 2017 Black Sabbath legend Tony Iommi writes song for Birmingham Cathedral

​The Birmingham has written a moving acoustic arrangement for Birmingham Cathedral after he wanted to 'give something back' to his ... Read

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​Opportunity for Youth Engagement CofE 21 February 2017 ​Opportunity for Youth Engagement

Around our diocese are a number of Air Training Corps squadrons (linked of course to the RAF) – and some are looking for chaplains. Read

Letter from the Archbishops following General Synod CofE 18 February 2017 Letter from the Archbishops following General Synod

Following the General Synod debate on the House of Bishops' Report - "Marriage and Same-Sex Relationships after the Shared Conversations", the Archbishops have written a letter to members of the Synod which is also an open letter. Read

​Easter competition launched for Schools and Churches CofE 15 February 2017 ​Easter competition launched for Schools and Churches

The folk behind the Real Easter Egg have launched a competition for Schools, Sunday Schools and Messy Churches. There will be a prize of £250 for the winner with runner-up prizes of £150 for second placed entries. The winners will each also receive a Special Edition Real Easter Egg. Read

Lady Katherine Housing & Care CofE 13 February 2017 Lady Katherine Housing & Care

​Lady Katherine Housing and Care is situated in the tranquillity of the glorious countryside. We are two miles from Knowle and Balsall Common, and five miles from Solihull Town Centre. Read

Live Lent with Christian Aid: Into the Wilderness CofE 9 February 2017 Live Lent with Christian Aid: Into the Wilderness

For each day of Lent, this booklet offers a simple reflection and a practical suggestion for living out Jesus' commandments Read

All Are Welcome CofE 8 February 2017 All Are Welcome

Jewel Ahumibe and Frances Self from St John's take us on a walk around multicultural Sparkhill Read

​Announcement of the death of The Rt Revd Michael Whinney, former Bishop of Aston CofE 7 February 2017 ​Announcement of the death of The Rt Revd Michael Whinney, former Bishop of Aston

We are very sad to hear of the death of Bishop Michael who died on Friday 3 February, aged 86, in the care of friends and family after a short illness. Read

Renewal and Reform: Why we should value the true treasures of the Church CofE 6 February 2017 Renewal and Reform: Why we should value the true treasures of the Church

​A landmark report, ​Setting God’s People Free​, which calls for a culture change in how the Church mobilises lay people to live out their faith every day, comes to General Synod on 16th February. Read

Notification of Appointments CofE 31 January 2017 Notification of Appointments

Moves and appointments within the Birmingham diocese. Read

Update from Church of England CofE 31 January 2017 Update from Church of England

The latest editions of monthly newsletters from the Church of England. Read

Bishop's Comment: ​Friendship Across Divides CofE 31 January 2017 Bishop's Comment: ​Friendship Across Divides

In response to a world of conflict and mistrust, a community founded by a small group of religious brothers has been living out a message of reconciliation between people and nations. Read

​News from the Church of England CofE 27 January 2017 ​News from the Church of England

The Church of England’s law and guidance on marriage should be interpreted to provide “maximum freedom” for gay and lesbian people without changing the Church’s doctrine of marriage itself, bishops are recommending. Read

Count Your Blessings CofE 26 January 2017 Count Your Blessings

For Christians around the world, Lent is a time of reflection, self-examination and thinking of others who are less fortunate. Read

Bolivia Birmingham Link: Bishop David prepares for intercultural trip in March CofE 24 January 2017 Bolivia Birmingham Link: Bishop David prepares for intercultural trip in March

Over the last few years an exciting link has been developing between Birmingham and the South American country of Bolivia. Read

trypraying:  Jump on a bus with us CofE 24 January 2017 trypraying: Jump on a bus with us

​It's time to jump on board. If you or your church are thinking about contributing to the bus advertising campaign, now would be a great time to let us know! Read

Twitter 21 February 2017 Catherine Ogle@CatherineOgle This was just a wonderful weekend - a real privilege and a joy to sing worship in this wonderful building. twitter.com/CatherineOgle/…
Twitter 21 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Join the global wave of prayer by visiting the #ThyKingdomCome website: thykingdomcome.global and #Pledge2Praytwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Twitter 21 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Are you excited about #PancakeDay? It's 1 week today & you can use it as a chance to do something amazing:… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Twitter 21 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Join our #communications team as our new senior media officer. Find out more & apply on our website: bit.ly/2k2uDYs #Job #Vacancy
Twitter 21 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e The children were asked to tweet what they would like to share about God and his church. @Headstnicholastwitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Twitter 21 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Live Lent with @christian_aid gives you new ways to love your neighbour - find out more & see a sample here:… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Twitter 21 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Read today's collect from Reflections for Daily Prayer by Church House Publishing. Buy the book, ebook or app from… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Twitter 20 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Monthly Eucharist at Ashlands Nursing Home - always a joyful time in a home full of love, care, respect and fun pic.twitter.com/979Ftfwx6h
Twitter 20 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Working for clearer values and better RE at Holy Trinity @c_of_e Primary School with our dedicated staff and… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Twitter 20 February 2017 Church of England@c_of_e Great piece on inclusion in C of E Schools by Nigel Genders twitter.com/c_of_e/status/…