Living God's Love Values - Generosity, Joy, Imagination and Courage
Living God's Love Values - Generosity, Joy, Imagination and Courage

Urgent Appeal for Hurricane Victims

Urgent Appeal for Hurricane Victims Bishop Alan has issued this urgent message for parishes in St Albans Diocese, this morning, 8th September. “You will have seen reports in the media about Hurricane Irma and the devastation caused across the Caribbean which has badly affected parts of our companion diocese of North East Caribbean and Aruba,… Read more »

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Back to where it all began for one couple

Back to where it all began for one couple It wasn’t just any Sunday when Simon and Louise Moore decided they would worship at St Paul’s Church, St Albans on the last Sunday in July, 2017. It was the last Sunday before they departed for a new life in St Helen’s, Merseyside. They choose St… Read more »

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Bishop tastes New Wine

Bishop tastes New Wine The Bishop of Bedford visited New Wine on 24th July 2017 during their ‘United 2017’ week away equipping local churches. He said: “Greeted by  John Hookway (Vicar of Christ Church Ware), now the local Regional Director for New Wine, I had the welcome opportunity to both experience a taste of New… Read more »

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Thousands Join the Alban Pilgrimage 2017

Thousands Join 2017 Alban Pilgrimage    (photos by Arun Kataria, Patricia Kataria, Richard Gillin) Thousands of people took to the streets of St Albans on Saturday to join the Alban Pilgrimage procession, celebrating Britain’s first saint, Alban.  The spectacular event attracted all ages as giant puppets retold Alban’s dramatic story. The event engaged the local community… Read more »

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Dennis Yates RIP

Dennis Yates RIP The Diocese of St Albans has learnt with sadness of the death of Dennis Yates. Dennis Yates was Diocesan Secretary from 1966 until the end of 1989, when he retired. He was made a Lay Canon of St Albans Cathedral in 1977 He died on 23rd May, aged 87. A requiem Mass… Read more »

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Finding Hope after Manchester

Finding Hope after Manchester (This article reproduces the message given by Bishop Richard at the Luton Vigil for the victims of the Manchester bombing) This is written in the immediate aftermath of the horrific bomb blast in Manchester, and the murder and maiming of so many people, especially the young. At times such as this,… Read more »

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Prayers for Manchester and London

Prayer for Manchester and London After recent terrorist attacks and the fire disaster: O Lord our God, source of all goodness and love, accept the fervent prayers of your people; in the multitude of your mercies look with compassion upon all who turn to you for help; for you are gracious, O lover of souls,… Read more »

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Archbishops’ Election Letter to Parishes

Archbishops’ Election Letter to Parishes The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have written a pastoral letter to parishes and chaplaincies of the Church of England concerning the General Election on 8th June. They have asked that it receives as wide a circulation to all parishes and chaplaincies. Click the links below to read or download… Read more »

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Bishop’s pastoral letter re 2017 General Election

Bishop’s pastoral letter re 2017 General Election Dear Colleagues, We were all taken by surprise by the Prime Minister’s decision to call for a General Election which will take place on 8th June. I am sure that most of you will already be thinking and praying about our role in the election and the way we,… Read more »

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Bishop of St Alban’s Easter Message 2017

Easter message from the Bishop of St Albans April 2017 The events of the first Easter were characterised by surprise and joy, despite the fact that they took place amidst suffering and death. A century ago, three appalling genocides were taking place within the Ottoman Empire (which ruled over parts of South-eastern Europe, Western Asia… Read more »

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