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The parish of

Kings Norton

Part of the Church of England

August 2010

As we celebrated Kings Norton Festival, the Church of England's General Synod was taking another decisive step on the journey to having women as bishops. We enjoyed the sun and friendship. Synod members sweltered in the heat of York and of debate. They deserve our thanks and our prayers for continuing wisdom, charity and grace.

You may have had to miss the wonderful weekend of our Festival. Even more people than last year shared in the Saturday events...

Sunday morning’s Festival service was also deeply moving, as we all found new voice and confidence to sing together boldly as neighbours in Christ of all in Kings Norton and across the world in Greek, Latin, Urdu, Spanish and Swahili, and even some English. And were still singing on Monday!...

Read more in From the Rector.