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  • Pray today Prayer Diary

    Pray for Bloxham with Milcombe and South Newington: For greater co-operation in ministry and mission as a united benefice. For our Future initiative to increase our Christ-like presence in the community. For constructive engagement with local schools.
    Bloxham CE Primary School.

    View the 'Prayer for the Day' for this month


  • New deacons

    We're delighted to introduce our new deacons for 2022 ahead of the ordination services at Christ Church Cathedral on 2 July.

    Get to know the deacons preparing to serve across the diocese - a new area will be added each Monday.

    Meet the deacons


  • The earth is the Lord's

    We should be full of hope as we respond to the environmental and climate crises. Change is possible. Humankind can do this.

    Read Bishop Steven's presidential address to Diocesan Synod on Saturday 11 June.

    Read +Steven's blog


  • Baptismal commission

    Will you strive to safeguard the integrity of creation, and sustain and renew the life of the earth?

    As we promise to live out our everyday faith in baptism, we should also pledge to care for creation. It's time to introduce a new commission.

    A note from the bishops


  • Major investment

    The Diocese of Oxford has approved a £10 million expenditure on environmental works in clergy housing.

    Our Net Zero Housing Strategy will mean properly insulated housing, with energy efficient doors and windows.

    Find out more


  • The latest news from across the diocese

    Keep in touch with the Diocese of Oxford via email.

    eNews is a weekly mailing, containing information about training, news, resources and events that we think you will find useful.

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  • Listening and learning together

    Bishop Steven's latest Deanery visit took him to FarmEd near Chipping Norton.

    Read about each of the Bishop's past visits and save the dates for the five remaining Deaneries. 

    Find out more