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A Review of Selection Procedures in the Church of England: the Report of a Working Party. (ABM Policy Paper No.6).


Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Central Board of Finance of the Church of England. 1995.:

Seller ID: 25140

"Tackles issues including the need to produce procedures which work hand in hand with imaginative and mission orientated diocesan strategies for ministry". Pp 116. Paperback. VG. View more info

Children in the Way. New Directions for the Church's Children.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing, 1988. 0715147668:

Seller ID: 5942

ISBN: 0715147668

3rd imp. "This book examines models for Christian education work, and suggests one in particular that parishes might explore. It looks at the way in which faith grows...practical implications for leaders." Pp.10/97. Pbk. G+. View more info

Communities in Crisis. A resource programme for local organisations and leaders.

By: ANON.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Oxford: Ruskin College, 1985.:

Seller ID: 10465

1st.ed. "This report shows there are more fruitful ways of resourcing community leaders, volunteers and members of local groups...of interest to all those concerned to strengthen local community resources and initiatives." Pp, 71, ink stamp to verso front cover, sticker to fep. P/b. VG. View more info

Memorandum on the Care of our Churches and Churchyards.

By: ANON.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: 1980.:

Seller ID: 27183

"The information provided, is given so that church members will be aware of the various ways in which these responsibilities can be discharged. It does so by offering guidance on maintenance and care of churches and churchyards". Pp 34. P/b. G+. View more info

Strategies for growth in religious life.

By: ARBUCKLE. Gerald A.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Slough: St. Paul Publications, 1986.:

Seller ID: 10394

1st British ed. All religious, but especially those in leadership seeking a dynamic renewal of their congregation, will find this book both challenging and rewarding. Pp. 9/235/2 Conclusion. Ex libris convent stamp to fep. P/b. Sticky tape to spine. G+. View more info

Working as One Body. The report of the Archbishops' Commission on the organisation of the Church of England.


Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Church House Publishing,1995. 0715137638:

Seller ID: 63

ISBN: 0715137638

P/b. 1st ed. Pp.12/152, + leaflet summarising the Reports principle recommendations and typed letter to members of the General Synod from the Bishop of Durham. VG. View more info

The Liturgy Committee Handbook.

By: BAKER, Thomas and FERRONE, Frank.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Mystic: Twenty-Third Publications, 1998. 0896229556:

Seller ID: 42523

ISBN: 0896229556

1st edition. "Filled with practical advice based on years of parish experience, this Handbook will help your committee discover how to define its charter and mission in the parish; how to organize itself to meet and work productively; how to find effective members and leaders for the group; how to stay focused on its most important agenda items; and how to deal with its inevitable challenges and occasional disappointments. In addition, the Handbook provides a basic overview of what liturgy is and how it works..." 28cms x 21.5cms. Pp.104. Paperback, minor edge wear. VG. View more info

Reports of Working Parties on Ecumenical Instruments.

By: BCC.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: British Council of Churches/Catholic Truth Society. 1987.:

Seller ID: 28342

"A sequel to the Swanwick Conference 31st August to 4th September 1987". Pp 55 P/b, slight crease to lower corner of front cover. G+. View more info

Mainstream and Marginal. Creating Economic Change in Inner City Life.

By: BEALES, Chris.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Church of England B.S.R, 1990 0:

Seller ID: 40437

"Chris Beales account of his journey across America is vivid and compelling reading, full of anecdotes and personal stories. It sets out very clearly how public and private sector organisations, churches, and other community groups combine a commitment to wealth creation and social change. There are important lessons here for English churches to learn about wealth creation in the 1990s."(Foreword by Peter Sedgwick). Pp.37, occasional black & white illustrations. Paperback. VG. View more info

Christ in the Community.


Price: £6.00

Publisher: Rochester: Rochester Diocesan Society, 1990.:

Seller ID: 8878

1st.ed. "The report of the Bishop of Rochester's Commission on the Mission of the Church in the Diocese into the 90's." Pp, 268. P/b. VG. View more info

New Dimensions. Report.


Price: £9.00

Publisher: London: SPCK, 1972.:

Seller ID: 7825

1st ed. Report on the Objects and Policies of The Mothers' Union. Pp. 12/303. P/b. G+. View more info

Church Councils at Work.

By: BLACKIE, Ernest Morell.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Church Assembly. 1936.:

Seller ID: 28091

Contents Include:- Why they are Needed: Councillors - The Kind that are Needed: The Council - In the Parish: The Council and the Parish Church. Pp 50. P/b, rusting to staples. G+. View more info

Church Councils at Work.

By: BLACKIE, Ernest Morell.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Press & Publications Board of the Church Assembly. 1938.:

Seller ID: 14589

3rd ed. Argument for the need of Church Councils. Pp 50. Marginal mark to page 41. P/b. G+. View more info

European Church Partnership. A User's Guide to Church Twinning.

By: BLOUNT, Robin.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Cambridge:CAFE,1994.:

Seller ID: 11092

1st ed. "...includes chapters on ways of twinning, choosing a partner church, preparing the programme, and community twinng and the churches. There is a useful section on the practicalities of twinning (commitment,language ,travel in the European Union, passports, insurance) and information about organisations which will help." Pp.67,map, small indentation to top front cover. Card covers. VG. View more info

The Ecclesiastical Division of the Diocese of Bristol, Methodically Digested and Arranged, Containing, Lists of Teh Dignatories, and Officers of the Cathedral, The Parish Churches, or Benefices, and the Patrons, and Incumbents, Within the Diocese.

By: BOSWELL, Edward (1760-1842) .

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Sherborne: Printed By J. Penny, At The Journal Office, [no date c. 1827 ] . 0:

Seller ID: 45204

A very good half leather binding. Signed: "From the Author" . 8vo. 22.3cm x 14.4cm x 1.8cm. pp.30/pp.73/pp.74/pp.73 - 93/[8pp.]/pp.14 . Brown calf spine and corners over maroon buckram covered boards.Spine with 5 raised bands and black leather title label. Top page edges gilt. marbled endpapers. Signature to top of title-page: "From the Author". Clear English text, but some browning to pages. ** "BOSWELL, EDWARD (1760–1842), antiquary, was born at Piddletown, Dorsetshire, on 5 April 1760, and practised as a solicitor, first at Sherborne, and afterwards at Dorchester, w... View more info

Ministry in the Countryside. A Model for the Future.

By: BOWDEN, Andrew.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Mowbray, 1994. 0264673212:

Seller ID: 13772

ISBN: 0264673212

1st ed. "The book offers a model for future rural ministry which is practical, positive and a much-needed follow-up to the Commission on Rural Areas report." Pp.10/224. Pbk. VG. View more info

Diocesan Boundaries. Being the Report of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Commission on the Organisation of the Church by Diocesses in London and the South-East of England. 1965/67.

By: C.I.O.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Church Information Office. 1967.:

Seller ID: 27197

1st ed. Pp 138, name to title page, 3 open out maps to rear of book. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Layman in Church Government. Being a Guide to The Representation of the Laity Measure, 1956 and The Parochial Church Councils (Powers) Measure, 1956.

By: C.I.O.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Church Information Board. 1956.:

Seller ID: 27653

Pp 32, marginal mark to page 8. P/b. G+. View more info

Benefice Property. A Guide on Procedure and Standards for Provision and Maintenance.


Price: £4.00

Publisher: The Church Commissioners. 1960.:

Seller ID: 26625

Contents Include:- Building, Purchase, Division, Alterations and Improvements, Decorations, Repair and Maintenance of a Parsonage House. Pp 30. P/b, rusting to staples. G+. View more info

Parsonage Houses. Problems of Ownership and Management Considered.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: Church Commissioners. 1953.:

Seller ID: 26626

"Memorandum issued by the Church Commissioners for the use of Diocesan Authorities". Pp 15. P/b, rusting to staples. G+. View more info