• Bishop’s Lambeth blog number 12 – 7 August 2022

    Here is the final blog from the bishop, including the time of prayer around the ‘Support Statements’ on Saturday morning, and a final conversation across a cultural and theological divide at the closing cservice. The blog is here: Lambeth blog 12 7 August 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth blog number 11 – 5 August 2022

    Today we finisihed our Bible stsuies, and considered what it means to be disciples. The stories among the spouses continue to move those present very deeply. The blog is here: Lambeth blog 11 5 August 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth blog number 10 – 4 August 2022

    This blog is concerned with Christian Unity and Inter-faith relations. It also describes a surprise meeting of very old friends. The blog is here:  Lambeth blog 10 4 August 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth Blog number 9 – 2 August 2022

    A day for the telling of some very challenging stories, and the Calls on Reconcilliation and Human Dignity considered. The blog is here: Lambeth blog number 9 2 August 2022

     
  • Bishop’s blog number 8 – 1 August 2022

    Today’s blog is concerned with how people can be excluded accidentally. The consequences can be very significant. Working on inclusion issues can enable the particpation of so many more people.   The blog is here: Lambeth blog 8 1 August 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth blog number 7 – 30 July 2022

    Today the bishops spent a lot of time in groups considering what it means to share the Good News of Jesus Christ. This blog also contains ‘spouse news’. The blog is here: Lambeth Blog 7 30 July 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth blog number 6 – 29 July 2022

    Today the big event was the Lambeth Photos, a measure and a record of the diversity of the Anglican Communion. The blog is here:  Lambeth blog 6 29 July 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth blog number 5 – 28 July 2022

    The bishops go on retreat in Canterbury Cathedral, the spouses head for the woods! Day two of the Lambeth Conference. The Bishop’s blog is here: Lambeth 5 28 July 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth blog number 4 – 27 July 2022

    Wednesday 27 July was the first proper day of the conference. See here the Bishop’s blog. Lambeth 4 27 July 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth Blog Number 3 – 26 July 2022

    This blog is concerened with the beginnings of the Anglican Communion and the travel to Canterbury and the gathering of bishops there. The link is here:  Lambeth 3 26 July 2022

     
  • Bishop’s Lambeth Blog Number 2 – 25 July 2022

    Here is the Bishop’s sermon, preached at the pre-Lambeth evensong at St Mary’s Pro-cathedral in Aberdeen on Sunday 24 July 2022. The link is here:Pre-Lambeth 2 25 July 22

     
  • The Bishop’s Lambeth Blog – Number 1

    The Bishop will be blogging regularly through the Lambeth Conference. The blog here is concnered with pre-Lambeth hospitality – where bishop visitors make a trip to Orkney. The blog is here:Pre-Lambeth 1 23 July 22

     
  • Let’s Get Together – 16 July – Old Aberdeen

    Here are the details for the next ‘Let’s Get Together’ in Old Aberdeen on Saturday 16 July. Here: Info_OldAberdeen_16July2022

     
  • Lambeth evensong – 5pm, Sunday 24 July

    See here the invite to the evensong that precedes the Lambeth Conference, and a link to the Lambeth Prayer Diary. Here: Lambeth invite webpage

     
  • Lets Get Together at Cruden Bay – 25 June 2022

    Come and join us for a short walk, follwed by Evensong at Cruden Bay. Saturday 25 June at 1.30pm. The details are here: DIOCESAN GET TOGETHER AGAIN June 2022

     
  • Monday 16 May – Discussion about War

    On Monday 16 May at 7pm there will be a discussion event at St Mary’s Pro-cathedral, Carden Place. It will be facilitated by Professor Brian Brock, of Aberdeen University. Everyone welcome. The details are here:

     
  • Appointment to Donside Group fo Churches

    The Revd Suzanne Brumwell has been apopointed to the Donside Group of Churches. The Revd Prof. David Atkinson, Convenor Donside Churches Search and Appointment Committee, writes: The Ministry Team, and the Search and Appointment Group, representing the Vestries of the Donside Group of Churches, are delighted to announce that the Revd. Suzanne Brumwell has accepted […]

     
  • Bishop’s Charge to Synod 2022

    At the Synod of the Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney on Saturday the Bishop addressed the gathered zoom community, consisting of synod members, observers and invited guests. The Bishop’s Charge describes  priorities for the dicoese in the year to come, and can be found here: Bishop’s Charge to Synod 2022

     
  • Thursday 6 January – Waiting, Watching, Wondering

    Today is we reflect on God’s light in the world as we reach Epiphany and the end of these reflections. Each day from Advent Sunday (28 November) to Epiphany (6 January), you will find posted here material to help you keep the days of the season. Each day there will be readings, prayers, activities, or […]

     
  • Wednesday 5 January – Waiting, Watching, Wondering

    Today is we reflect on gift giving – something that frees our hearts. Each day from Advent Sunday (28 November) to Epiphany (6 January), you will find posted here material to help you keep the days of the season. Each day there will be readings, prayers, activities, or music. The posts will not require a […]

     
  • Tuesday 4 January – Waiting, Watching, Wondering

    Today is we reflect on Simon Peter. Each day from Advent Sunday (28 November) to Epiphany (6 January), you will find posted here material to help you keep the days of the season. Each day there will be readings, prayers, activities, or music. The posts will not require a lot of your time, unless you […]

     
  • Monday 3 January – Waiting, Watching, Wondering

    Today is we reflect on being beloved children of God. Each day from Advent Sunday (28 November) to Epiphany (6 January), you will find posted here material to help you keep the days of the season. Each day there will be readings, prayers, activities, or music. The posts will not require a lot of your […]

     
  • Sunday 2 January 2022 – Waiting, Watching, Wondering

    Today is we reflect on Jesus as the ‘lamb of God’. Each day from Advent Sunday (28 November) to Epiphany (6 January), you will find posted here material to help you keep the days of the season. Each day there will be readings, prayers, activities, or music. The posts will not require a lot of […]

     
  • Saturday 1 January 2022 – Waiting, Watching, Wondering

    Today is we reflect on Jesus’ name. Each day from Advent Sunday (28 November) to Epiphany (6 January), you will find posted here material to help you keep the days of the season. Each day there will be readings, prayers, activities, or music. The posts will not require a lot of your time, unless you […]

     
  • Friday 31 December – Waiting, Watching, Wondering

    Today is we reflect on the year past and look ahead to 2022. Each day from Advent Sunday (28 November) to Epiphany (6 January), you will find posted here material to help you keep the days of the season. Each day there will be readings, prayers, activities, or music. The posts will not require a […]