Posted on the 2nd Feb 2015 in the category Announcements
The Society rejoices that we now have a new member of the Council of Bishops, the Right Revd Philip North CMP, the Bishop of Burnley. Thanks be to God.
Posted on the 29th Jan 2015 in the category Announcements
The Revd Philip North CMP
Bishop of Burnley
Monday 2 February
11.00: York Minster
Tickets are not required
Information for Clergy and Readers who wish to robe can be found here.
Vespers and Benediction
16.30: All Saints', North Street
Posted on the 7th Nov 2014 in the category Announcements
Welcoming the news of the appointment of the new Bishop of Burnley on behalf of The Society, the Rt Revd Tony Robinson, Chairman of the Council of Bishops, said:
Posted on the 4th Jun 2014 in the category Announcements
Posted on the 7th Mar 2014 in the category Announcements
Bishop John Goddard, has announced that he will be retiring as Bishop of Burnley on 19 July 2014.
On hearing the news, Bishop Tony Robinson, the Chairman of the Council of Bishops, said: "Bishop John has announcement his retirement from active service. He will be missed by clergy and lay people in the Diocese of Blackburn and beyond. He has been one of our leading bishops over the past thirteen years making significant contributions at General Synod and in the House of Bishops. We wish him and Vivienne a long and well deserved retirement."