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The latest news and features from the Diocese of Oxford. To contact the press office, please call 01865 208 277 (out of hours 07824 906 839) or email

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Going for green in Amersham-on-the-Hill

First published on: 6th October 2023

Over the last three years, St Michael’s and All Angels have implemented ideas and projects that will support their church and community to care for creation.

Reflections for Black History Month

First published on: 29th September 2023

To mark this year's Black History Month, a Diocesan-commissioned exhibition shares reflections by Black African and Caribbean clergy from across the diocese, about their lives and faith.

David Mason discusses land, homes and net zero carbon with Property Week

First published on: 29th September 2023

David Mason, Head of Capital Transactions, sat down with Property Week to discuss the Diocese of Oxford’s strategy to deliver affordable homes, generate sustainable revenue and achieve net zero carbon by 2035.

From tree to altar at St Mary's, Witney

First published on: 25th September 2023

An ancient felled tree has provided the inspiration and material for a new altar in the heart of St Mary's church, as it celebrated its 780th anniversary

Pulpit swap for Summertown and Wolvercote

First published on: 11th September 2023

The Summertown, Wolvercote and Wytham Church Partnership revives a long-standing tradition of preaching in one another's churches. Revds Gavin Knight and Kate Tuckett share their experiences as part of the 'Love your Church' series.

Community car-share at Headington Quarry

First published on: 5th September 2023

Eco Church members from Holy Trinity, Headington Quarry, Oxford have set up a community car-share scheme to enable church members, local residents and others to access transport more sustainably.

New Director of People

First published on: 31st August 2023

Mrs Charnelle Stylianides starts as the Oxford Diocese Director of People on 4 September.

Artist in residence at an Oxford church 

First published on: 31st August 2023

For the last nine years St Luke’s, Canning Crescent in Oxford has been delivering regular arts workshops as part of its ministry in the city.

Appointment of new Sub Dean of Christ Church

First published on: 4th August 2023

The King has approved the appointment of the Revd Canon Peter Moger as Sub Dean of Christ, Church, Oxford.

New Head of Discipleship and Social Justice

First published on: 1st August 2023

The Revd Joanna Gallant has been appointed as the new Head of Discipleship and Social Justice for the Diocese of Oxford.

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