Ministerial Development Review
Research on what forms of MDR help support the flourishing of ministry can be found below, including a detailed report of practice in five dioceses.
We learn that quality of practice matters. Where it’s valued by participating clergy we see a positive impact in terms of more engaged, less burnt out clergy and reports of both spiritual and attendance growth.
The practice of Ministerial Development Review is Regulated in the Ecclesiastical Offices (Terms of Service) Regulations:
The Archbishops' Council has also issued Guidance setting out advice in relation to the making and keeping under review arrangements for Ministerial Development Review schemes in dioceses.
Clergy MDR Guidance
Guidance issued by the Archbishops Council setting out expectations for diocesan MDR schemes.
Research report on MDR
Report of Experiences of Ministry research into clergy perceptions of MDR and its relation to ministerial outcomes.