Classification and rationalization of churches in Sodor and Man

The Diocesan Strategic Review Group was established in 2016 to asses the use of the church buildings and consider how they enable the Diocese of Sodor and Man to engage with the Mission of God. The financial consequences of the 3-month lockdown brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic have “taken altogether, been catastrophic for the diocese. This has meant that [the Group] can no longer take [its] time over this process, as had originally been envisaged, and the outcome may be less of a smooth progress than had been hoped for”. Continue reading