A fantastic sunny day to welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Coventry! Glorious sunny skies greeted the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on their visit to Coventry Cathedral today. They spent time mingling with an enthusiastic public in the Ruins, heard Coventry’s story, and met visiting schoolchildren, the choir, and visited the  Cathedral’s Rising cafe, as well as prayed the Litany of Reconciliation, led by Bishop Christopher. Canon ...

A busy year welcoming a diverse body of new members! We start 2018 looking forward to another year with a real breadth of new members! The first of these, in February, will become our third member in Cuba and in fact in Latin America, the First Baptist Church of Matanzas, which is a really exciting addition to our membership! In April we welcome three more, and ...

A Merry Christmas and a Happy and peaceful New Year! A very Merry Christmas to you, from the Reconciliation Ministry Team at Coventry Cathedral: from top down – Carly, Canon Sarah, Alice, Alex, Emma, Maite, Cerys and Stacy.  

Two Canadian Cathedrals and two UK ICONS join the CCN in November! We are really thrilled to be welcoming four new members to the CCN in the coming month, two ICONS and two Cathedrals! On November 1st we will be really pleased to present All Saints CofE Primary School, Leek Wootton, Warwickshire with their Cross; on Sunday 5th November in Canada a busy Canon Sarah will present two ...

Christian Aid joins the CCN! Christian Aid will be receiving their Cross of Nails from Canon Sarah this Tuesday, 4th July, in London. Their history over the past 70 years of tackling violence and building peace in so many parts of the world make them an inspiring new addition to our network, and we’re really pleased to be able to ...

Welcome to two new CCN members in Neuendettelsau! We’re really pleased to welcome two new members to the Community of the Cross of Nails: the Augustana Theological Seminary and the Evangelical Lutheran Deaconry in Neuendettelsau. Both were presented with their Crosses in Neuendettelsau by Canon Sarah on Sunday 25th June 2017. Welcome to the Community of the Cross of Nails!

Following the Manchester bombing of 22nd May We are deeply saddened by the attack in Manchester last night. Our hearts go out to all who have lost loved ones. We pray for them and for all affected by this tragedy. We in Coventry Cathedral continue to work ever harder for peace in our broken world. In the words of the Coventry litany of ...

Amasango Career School Evening in Coventry We are delighted to be welcoming Principal Linda Ngamlana from Amasango Career School in South Africa to St Michael’s House on the 22 June, 2017 at 7:00pm. She will talk about the ways the school transforms the life chances of young, South African street children and brings hope to the next generation. If you are ...

Gethsemane Episcopal Church Marion, IN, USA We are delighted to welcome Gethsemane Episcopal Church in Marion, IN, USA into the Community of the Cross of Nails. Gethsemane has done extensive work in hosting reconciliation conversations that bring diverse opinions together around the table. For example, they have engaged in conversations on the relationship between the US and Syria, issues faced by ...

Di Sliwinksi, former President of Coventry Diocese Mothers’ Union We are so very sorry to learn of the death earlier this week of Di Sliwinski, former President of the Coventry Diocese branch of the Mothers’ Union, and a key player in discussions around strengthening relationships between the UK partners within the CCN. Di played an instrumental role in Coventry Mothers’ Union joining the CCN in ...

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