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Pray that we may receive in safety the things which we need from beyond the seas

The Bishop of Oxford shared a prayer for the protection of the food supply, while being concerned for Russia following the revolution.

THE BISHOP’S MESSAGE… 189 more words

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'I may have to “join up” at any time now'

The curate at Dedworth had applied for service as an army chaplain.

All Saints’, Dedworth

The Rector warned you last month that owing to the call the Country is making upon able-bodied men for National Service, a member of this staff might be withdrawn from Parish work which would mean the cutting down of the number of Services held in the Parish. 143 more words

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Who are willing to offer themselves?

Clergy were expected to answer the call of the new National Service Scheme as well as laymen.

National Service.

We all know that the Country is calling upon able-bodied persons both men and women from the age of 18 to 61, to volunteer for National Service. 225 more words

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For the deepening of the spirit of self-sacrifice

The Bishop of Oxford’s latest message:

THE BISHOP’S MESSAGE

The following extracts are from the Bishop’s message in the March Diocesan magazine:

Your prayers are specially asked… 82 more words

Hopes And Prayers: The Religious Response

Pray for the cadets training in Oxford

The Bishop continued to direct churchgoers’ thoughts and prayers for the war.

The Bishop’s Message

The following extracts are from the Bishop’s message in the February Diocesan Magazine: 82 more words

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Soldiers are confirmed

Soldiers were among the young churchgoers seeking to be confirmed in the Church of England as they embarked on the danger of active service.

The Confirmation… 118 more words

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In the near future there will be probably many applications for permission to erect ugly and inartistic war memorials and monuments

There was concern that war memorials should be in good taste. Faculties are official authorisation from the diocese required of all alterations to Anglican church buildings. 130 more words

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