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The parish of Sulhamstead prepared for the National Mission.


The solemn self-searching period which has been the call to the nations of the world is approaching its climax in this country in the movement which we call the National Mission. 196 more words

Life On The Home Front

"It is our serious duty to keep the fabric of our civilization and our religion going through the time of war"

The demands of the war meant there was less money to spare for churches and charities. the Diocese of Oxford appealed not to be forgotten. 304 more words

Life On The Home Front

"Thoughtful men all around us are crying out for a better Europe after the war"

The Bishop of Oxford wrote to churchgoers across the Diocese prior to the launch of the National Mission.

The Bishop’s Letter

Aug. 21, 1916… 768 more words

Life On The Home Front

"Our Soldiers are doing great things in France, we who are at home must do our part"

Warfield and Bracknell commemorated the second anniversary of the start of the war.


AUGUST 4th.-

The Vicar is unable to hold the Anniversary of the War Service this year on August 4th, as the Bishop has called all the Clergy into retreat that week in preparation for the National Mission. 290 more words

Life On The Home Front

Can we ask effectively for a reform of national laws?

The Bishop of Oxford thought the church should take a hard look at its own failings before attacking the country.


The following extracts are from the Bishop’s message in the July Diocesan magazine: 429 more words

Life On The Home Front

The nation must return to God, to support soldiers coming home

Across the country, the Church of England was planning a National Mission to rally the nation in this difficult time. The Bishop of Oxford wrote to his clergy, in a letter published in the Wargrave parish magazine. 408 more words

Life On The Home Front

Wargrave supports a Diocesan Hut

Wargrave joined the Diocese of Oxford in aiding spiritual support for the soldiers at the Front.

Church Army Huts

There is abundant testimony to the value of the work done by the Church Army for the Soldiers at the Front and several efforts are being made in the Diocese to help it. 84 more words

Supporting The Troops