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This page lists stories from the last four weeks.  You can read previous stories here.

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The Very Revd Andrew Nunn, Dean of Southwark, is a keen blogger. His writings can be found here.

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Luke Jerram's Gaia

“I hope visitors to Gaia get to see the Earth as if from space; an incredibly beautiful and precious place. An ecosystem we urgently need to look after – our only home. Halfway through the Earth’s sixth mass extinction, we urgently need to wake up, and change our behaviour. We need to quickly make the changes necessary, to prevent run away Climate Change. Luke Jerram, Artist

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Statements from the Rt Revd Christopher Chessun, Bishop of Southwark and the Very Revd Andrew Nunn, Dean of Southwark On the death of Her Majesty The Queen

Bishop Christopher said, “It is with great sadness that we have received the news of the death of Her Majesty The Queen who has been there for us all for longer than most of us have lived. Our beloved Queen will be remembered for her devotion to her peoples, to this nation and to the Commonwealth of Nations and there will be opportunities in the coming days and weeks for us all to express our heartfelt thanks for her life and example.

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Southwark Cathedral is delighted that artist, Luke Jerram's spectacular and hugely popular artwork, Gaia, will be installed at the Cathedral from 11 October – 30 October

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Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2023

In 2020 just ahead of the pandemic, a group from the Southwark Roman Catholic Archdiocese and our own Diocese of Southwark went on pilgrimage to the Holy Land. It was a wonderful experience. So we are looking forward to going once more on this pilgrimage

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