Ordination: Revd. Helen Gheorghiu Gould

Many congratulations to Helen Gheorgiu Gould who was ordained deacon today at Chelmsford Cathedral. Helen will serve her title at St John the Baptist, Epping.

New icons for Chelmsford Cathedral

At our Study Day in November Peter Judd, Dean of Chelmsford Cathedral, showed us cartoons for the icons which he had commissioned for Chelmsford Cathedral. The four icons have now been completed and installed. Philip Ritchie has a post on the icons here and the icons are also featured in the Church Times and The […]

News update

Our catalogue of current commission4mission artists has just gone to print. The cover can be seen above. The catalogue features a foreword by our patron, the Bishop of Barking, an introduction to commission4mission, an article on ‘Challenges of Church Art’, profiles of each of our current artists, and a listing of c4m commissions and exhibitions. […]

Perspectives on commissioning Christian Art (3)

Dr. James Bettley spoke at commission4mission’s recent Study Day from the perspective of those advising on the commissioning contemporary art for churches: Commissioning contemporary art for a church is just about the most difficult thing that a PCC may have to do. It is in a different league from most other decisions because of the […]

Perspectives on commissioning Christian Art (2)

Peter Judd, with fellow panellists, Peter Webb, James Bettley, Henry Shelton and Harvey Bradley Cartoons of works commissioned by Peter Judd The Very Revd. Peter Judd, Dean of Chelmsford Cathedral, spoke at commission4mission’s recent Study Day from the perspective of those commissioning contemporary art for churches: While at Iffley Church Oxford, we were undertaking some […]