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Rt Revd Dr Steven Croft

Browse news and features about the Rt Revd Dr Steven Croft – the Diocesan Bishop (or most senior bishop) of the Church of England’s Diocese of Oxford. The Diocese of Oxford is part of the Province of Canterbury, and broadly speaking, covers the geographical areas of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. The bishop’s seat is at Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford.

New report highlights poverty and inequality challenges in our local communities
Community

New report highlights poverty and inequality challenges in our communities

The report, published by the Diocese of Oxford, tells the story of poverty and inequality in a wide range of
Local church community projects across the Thames Valley awarded £160k
Community

Local church community projects across the Thames Valley awarded £160k

The Diocese of Oxford has awarded £160k to support eight community and church projects in Berkshire, Buckingham and Oxfordshire through
Honours for services to the Church at Oxford’s Christ Church Cathedral
Community

Honours for services to the Church at Oxford’s Christ Church Cathedral

Three Honorary Canons have been installed, and one Oxfordshire person admitted to the Order of St Frideswide, at the Christ
14 new deacons from Oxfordshire to be ordained at Christ Church Cathedral
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14 new deacons from Oxfordshire to be ordained at Christ Church Cathedral

They are among the 32 new deacons that will be ordained at three special services on 03 July by the
The Bishop of Oxford Rt Rev Dr Steven Croft.
Environment

Bishop of Oxford joins environment & climate change select committee

Bishop Steven, a leading advocate of fossil fuel divestment within the Church of England, is among the 13 peers appointed
Gavin Collins consecrated as Bishop of Dorchester
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Gavin Collins consecrated as Bishop of Dorchester

The consecration was a prayerful and deeply personal service at Lambeth Palace Chapel, rather than a large-scale celebration in St