This Sunday prayers will be offered across the world for vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and religious life.
What started out as an invitation from the Archbishops’ of Canterbury and York in 2016 to the Church of England has grown into an international and ecumenical call to prayer.
Candidates who are to be Confirmed in their own parishes at Pentecost will have the opportunity to meet Bishop Alan this weekend - and hear about an inspirational journey.
"Our hearts go out to the parents of Alfie Evans and our prayers are for him and with them as they try to do all they can to care for their son."
Netball coach Michelle Drayne is a member of the Northern Ireland team.
Congratulations to parishioners in Halstead, Wickford and Lexden who have received papal honours for their work.
Don't miss the opportunity to celebrate the international diversity of our congregations and the contributions of migrant workers to society.
Physicist and priest Rev Dr Andrew Pinsent entertained an audience at South Woodham Ferrers recently.
Easter is very much about hope, about life, about a new start, says Bishop Alan in his Easter message.
Our Lady Queen of Peace has a number of interesting attributes, including a connection with the Wethersfield Air Base.