Revision of St Christopher’s Electoral Roll – How to join or leave

Christopher’s Electoral Roll is being revised before the 2021 AGM on 21st March.

Should you wish to join or leave the Electoral Roll please leave your contact details, as shown in the notice below:

See highlighted paragraph

PARISH OF St Christopher, Leicester

REVISION OF CHURCH ELECTORAL ROLL

Notice is hereby given

that the Church Electoral Roll of the above parish will be revised by the Parochial Church Council*, beginning on 1st day of March 2021, and ending on 7th day of March 2021.

After the revision, a copy of the Roll will be published by the Parochial Church Council on the St Christopher’s web site for at least 14 days and a copy of the Roll will be available for inspection on a reasonable request being made to the Council.

Under the Church Representation Rules any lay persons are entitled to have their names entered on the roll if the person is—

(a) is baptised,

(b) is aged 16 or over, and

(c) has made one of the following three declarations and duly applied for enrolment.

The first declaration is that the person is a member of the Church of England or of a Church in communion with it and is resident in the parish.

The second declaration is that the person is a member of the Church of England or of a Church in communion with it, is not resident in the parish, but has habitually attended public worship in the parish during the preceding six months.

The third declaration is that the person is a member in good standing of a Church which is not in communion with the Church of England but subscribes to the doctrine of the Holy Trinity and is also a member of the Church of England and has habitually attended public worship in the parish during the preceding six months.

Application Forms for enrolment can be obtained from the Church Electoral Roll Officer (please give your contact details using the treasurer’s address given  below). In order for a person to be entitled to attend the annual parochial church meeting and to take part in its proceedings, an Application Form for enrolment must be returned by the date shown above for the ending of the revision of the Church Electoral Roll by the Parochial Church Council.

Any error discovered in the Roll should at once be reported to the Church Electoral Roll Officer.

Dated this March 2021

R M Early   Church Electoral Roll Officer

Email (optional):  treasurer@stchristophersleicester.com

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March 2021 Newsletter

Click on the link to view/download the Newssheet: March 2021 Newsletter

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February 2021 Newsletter

Click on the link to view/download the Newssheet: February 2021 Newssheet

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Worship Services suspended (again) from 10th January

In light of the new lock-down announced on 4th January 2021, there will be no St.Christopher’s Sunday services until further notice. However, weekly talks will be recorded for worshipping at home, and uploaded to our Youtube page.

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January 2021 Newsletter

Click on the link to view/download the Newssheet: 2021-January-Newssheet

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Sunday Worship together resumed on 6th December

With England returning to a tiered system of restrictions on Wednesday 2nd December, we will be meeting together for Sunday Worship at the Academy as from Sunday 6th December. Arrangements and precautions will be as before the November lockdown.
(See ‘Weekly Regular Events (inc Covid changes)’ page.

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December 2020 Newsletter

Below are the 2 parts of the December 2020 Newsletter.
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December 2020 Cover & Vicar’s comment

December 2020 Newsletter: Services, Events, Prayer

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Worship Services suspended from 5th November

 Given the Government announcement on 31st Oct of a new national lockdown beginning Thurs 5th Nov, gathered worship services on Sundays will not be happening until further notice.
Recordings of sermons will continue to be posted on our Facebook and/or YouTube page.

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Annual Report on 2019

At the church’s AGM on 11th October (on-line meeting) the latest Annual Report was presented. A copy can be downloaded using this link.

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November 2020 Newsletter

Below are the 2 parts of the November 2020 Newsletter.
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November 2020 Newsletter: Cover & Vicar’s comment

November 2020 Newsletter: Services, Events, Prayer

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