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Diocese of St Albans

  • Taizé at Home 2021
    Morning, Midday and Evening prayer, and a daily Bible reflection from the Taizé community will be available on the Taize at Home Facebook page each day from Monday to Saturday. We…
  • Ordination of deacons 2021
    Thirteen priests and thirteen deacons were ordained in St Albans Diocese over the weekend 25th to 27th June 2021. This page gives the names and places of ordination and parishes…
  • Ordination of Priests 2021
    Priests Thirteen priests and thirteen deacons were ordained in St Albans Diocese over the weekend 25th to 27th June 2021. This page gives the names and places of ordination and parishes…
  • Cathedral’s Acting Dean to be next Dean of Sheffield
    The Revd Canon Abigail Thompson – is to be the next Dean of Sheffield Cathedral. She will leave St Albans Cathedral in time to take up her new role, expected…
  • Fire Brigade goes extra mile for Barley church tower
    Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service attended Barley Church  tower recently  – but there was no fire to extinguish. Only a blaze of bright flowers which they hung from the tower to draw…
  • Bishop’s wife honoured with Damehood
    Among the Queen’s Birthday Honours announced on 12th June, a Bishop’s wife was made a Dame. Professor Dame Helen Atkinson, whose husband is the Bishop of Bedford, is an engineer at…
  • Meeting needs in St Vincent after La Soufrière erupts
    25th May update: Bishop Leopold (Bishop of the Windward islands) has told us that La Soufriere, the volcano on the north end of the island, of St Vincent has been much less…
  • The Revd Paula Vennells
    Following the Court of Appeal judgment given on 23rd April 2021, overturning the convictions of 39 sub-postmasters, the Revd Paula Vennells has informed the Bishop of St Albans that she…
  • Sub Postmasters’ appeals – Bishop’s comment
    On hearing news of the judgments in the appeals brought by Sub Postmasters, The Bishop of St Albans, Dr Alan Smith, said: “I join the many people of goodwill who today…
  • Tackling Racism
    Following publication of the Archbishops’ Anti-Racism Task Force report, the Bishop of St Albans said: “The Archbishops’ Anti-Racism Task Force report has now been published. It sets out clear recommendations, a programme…