Transforming the communities of Essex & East London through Christ’s presence

Our diocese offers training for ministry of many kinds. In 2016 some 30 people were ordained as Deacons and a further 38 people were licensed or commissioned as Lay Ministers, Evangelism Enablers and Pastoral Assistants. 62 students are in training for ordained and lay ministry at our theological college. 91 curates are in years 1-3 of curacy, 

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Picture: Celebration of Lay Ministry at Chelmsford Cathedral