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Bishop introduces Fairtrade tea farmers in Fairtrade Fortnight

Bishop introduces Fairtrade tea farmers in Fairtrade Fortnight

Posted: 30th January, 2018

Bishop Nick is hosting a special event in Plymouth on Thursday 1 March to introduce Fairtrade Tea farmers who benefit from the Fairtrade Mark. “When we choose Fairtrade, we’re supporting families who grow many of the staples we enjoy every day like coffee, tea, bananas, rice. They may be far away in miles, but their hard work is in our shopping bags and in our kitchens,” said Bishop Nick. Thanks to Fairtrade Devon, Fairtrade Tea growers…

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Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Posted: 22nd January, 2018

At the beginning of the New Year a group of 37 pilgrims – of whom nine were from Exeter Diocese – left from Heathrow for a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. Come and See : looking for Jesus in the Holy Land today, was a subsidised pilgrimage to encourage us to lead pilgrimages in the future.  It was a whistle stop tour of the Holy Land, staying in Galilee, Bethlehem and Hebron on the West…

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