The Way of Life
The first Inaugural Diocesan Pilgrimage Walk will take place betweenÂ April 6-9 Gainford to Durham.
Bishop Paul will walk the route along with Bishop Sarah and this marks the start of the adoption of 4 of the Northern Saints Trails as Diocesan Pilgrimage routes.
The Details are:
Gainford green – 3 pm on Sunday 5th April (Palm Sunday) for a short service. The walk formally starts on the 6thÂ – concluding Maundy Thursday (9th) with a procession to Durham Cathedral via Prebends Bridge and then annual Chrism Eucharist at 11 am.
Each evening 7.30 – 9.00 pm (Monday 6th – Wednesday 8th) we are holding â€˜In conversation with Lord Bates and friendsâ€™. Monday at Witton Park Village Hall will be on Encouraging Young Aspirations; Tuesday at Whitworth Hall Hotel on Walking as Witness; Wednesday in St Oswaldâ€™s Durham on International Development.