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2019 Funerals Conference – Circles of Impact

The Church of England national funeral conference, Circles of Impact: funerals, bereavement and communities, and the National Funeral Exhibition are happening ...

A Christmas Prayer for You

During the busy time over the Christmas season, Life Events continue. This video was produced for Christmas 2018 for those ...

Death and Life Project, Oxford Diocese

Officers in the Diocese of Oxford have developed resources for churches to support them in encouraging conversations about living in ...

Exploring Faith Journeys

Benita Hewitt has been involved in research for 40 years and following a profound experience in her 40s which led ...

Death has a sharper sting for the faithful – Co-op

Co-op Funeralcare has released some interesting research into attitudes towards talking about death among those who have faith and those ...

Life after death: article in Church Times on bereavement ministry

The Life Events team commends this feature in the Church Times as worth a read. It offers in-depth reflections on ...

Building bridges: What does follow up look like? 

A quick look through my inbox reveals all the organisations that keep in touch with me – and some send ...

The law on waiving parochial fees

In 2013 the Church of England brought in new legislation regarding parochial fees, and it's probably fair to say that ...

Death, Bodies and Changing Attitudes to Funerals Debated

A wide-ranging conference highlighting rapidly changing attitudes to death, bodies and ashes was held last month at the National Memorial ...

Death as a subject at school

This interesting article on the BBC News website shows how the conversation around death and dying continues to grow, globally ...