Archives for January 2014

Retirement gift is our latest commission

The retirement of Fr. Benjamin Rutt-Field from St Paul’s Goodmayes was marked by┬áthe gift of a painting commissioned from commission4mission. The painting by Henry Shelton will join several others already in the collection of Fr. Benjamin, including a portrait of the retiring priest. The gift was commissioned by the three Anglican churches which form a […]

commission4mission presentation at Chelmsford Cathedral

Jonathan Evens was the keynote speaker today at the Winter Festival of the Friends of Chelmsford Cathedral. Invited to speak about the work of commission4mission, he used commission4mission’s name and aim to explore understandings of art in mission, perspectives on commissioning and debates about definitions of Christian Art. Jonathan said: “To encounter the Gospel in […]

Friends of Chelmsford Cathedral and commission4mission

The Friends of Chelmsford Cathedral was founded in 1939, and members come from not only the Diocese of Chelmsford but from all over the country. They hold two festivals a year, one in January and one in September. These normally commence in the Cathedral at 3.30pm with a speaker; tea follows in the Chapter House […]