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Gathering everything together in one place on 17 July

Our responsibility from 19 July onwards.  After looking at the newly available Government and church guidance, and in common with many others, we are resolved to be very cautious.  We are asking those who attend church to continue to wear … Continue reading

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Gathering things together in one place on 6 July

David Root.  The main feeling at St Michael’s is that we are deeply sad at the news of David’s death.  He was a much loved and generous local musician, our church organist for over twenty years (and most recently at … Continue reading

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Gathering things together in one place on 23 June

We finally began limited opening for tourists yesterday (22 June) and today (23 June).  The Friends’ of the Bronte Church will now be stewarding some opening times: 12.00 noon – 3.30 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays  and Sundays (but not 27 … Continue reading

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Gathering things together in one place on 14 and 15 June

Refugee Week begins today, so our prayers are with all those displaced around the world.  Deborah Mullins was involved in organising Bradford’s Refugee Week exhibitions in previous years and this year’s organisers have asked particularly that her work be displayed … Continue reading

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Rainbow hope

A pile of rainbow coloured paper chain put together in individual pews this morning in our first All Age Worship in many months – a chain connecting to the ascended Lord on his rainbow throne in the window above, circles … Continue reading

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Some of our May plans

We are newly decorated inside.  We are so pleased with the result.  All welcome for a Spring Clean on the morning of Saturday 1 May literally to polish this off. We are meeting for worship again at 11.00 each Sunday … Continue reading

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Ready ahead of Christian Aid Week

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The Duke of Edinburgh

We give thanks for Prince Philip who died today (Friday 9 April) and remember him before God in this Easter season, and we pray for The Queen and her family.  The flag on St Michael’s tower now flies at half … Continue reading

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Tentative resumption of worship

It was good to share Easter Communion with live congregations, with St Gabriel’s having a Covid-safe capacity congregation, even if we were not allowed to sing in either church yet.  We do now cautiously plan to continue with a service … Continue reading

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Announcing actual worship in Holy Week!

In Holy Week, we will experiment with holding five forty-five minute services. These will only be for those who feel safe attending and who are willing to abide by careful Covid-safe precautions: wearing masks unless exempt; hand sanitising on entry; … Continue reading

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