If nothing else the last few weeks have reminded the Church of England of some of the many areas where it has found it difficult to gather agreement.
For a few days last week the Cathedral was the scene of much staff frustration when our ability to communicate electronically came to a standstill.
"I feel a great sense of responsibility and excitement about being appointed as Bishop of Sheffield and want to commit myself to serving the parishes and people of this Diocese with all my energy and strength."
We are delighted to announce the appointment of a new Director of Music at Sheffield Cathedral.
Downing Street has today announced that the next Bishop of Sheffield will be the Rt Revd Philip North.
Although there may well be a sense of the seasons changing, there is also a very strong link between the themes of encounter and hope present in the incarnation.
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