News

Kevin Rillie has decided to step down at Lay Chair. We give thanks to him for his work during his period as Lay Chair. If this is a role that is of interest to you please contact Toby at areadean@witneydeanery.org for a chat.
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Welcome to the Witney Deanery!

The Deanery of Witney is a local community in West Oxfordshire of neighbouring Church of England churches and congregations to the West of Oxford. Our Deanery Vocation: Our thirty eight church buildings are missional vessels which form the Deanery of Witney.  The deanery stretches from the border of Gloucester Diocese to the west, and east towards Oxford city. Together we are committed to making a difference and supporting the growth of discipleship which helps people grow in the Faith.  As part of this we see it as vital that we ‘encourage one another and build each other up’ (1 Thes 5.11). For Anglican Christians God’s mission is about transformation – transforming individual lives, transforming communities and transforming the world. As we follow Jesus Christ, we believe that God’s mission is revealed to us by the Holy Spirit in three ways: •through the Bible •through the tradition and life of the Church •through our own listening, praying, thinking and sharing as we respond to our own...
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Events

C2S1 safeguarding training session at St Mary the Virgin Witney, on Wed 1st May 2019, 18:30-21:30. C2S1: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/c2s1-safeguarding-training-with-safer-recruitment-leadership-tickets-52899583077 If people just want to attend S1: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/s1-safeguarding-training-safer-recruitment-tickets-52899608152 All participants will need to use the link to register for a space so that the team can prepare the correct training materials and...
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