Welcoming our new ordinands

First published on: 1st July 2023

Six deacons and four priests were ordained on Saturday.  They were commissioned as ministers of the Church in a special service at Canterbury Cathedral by Archbishop Justin Welby and Bishop Rose.  A team of musicians from St Luke's, Maidstone, led the worship. 

Our new deacons are:

  • Hollie Butler (Maidstone, St Luke the Evangelist)
  • Joy Dunton (Canterbury, St Mary Bredin)
  • Seb Lundberg (Bewsborough)
  • Lynn Overington-Hickford (Deal, St Leonard with St Richard and Sholden with Great Mongeham, St Martin)
  • Sharon Paine (Elham Valley Group)
  • Lawrence Tuck (The United Benefice of Reculver)

Our new priests, who were ordained deacon last year, are:

  • Jane Barker (Borden and Milton Regis)
  • Claude Gayle (Whitstable)
  • Charlotte Sleigh (Canterbury, St Martin and St Paul)
  • Andrew Tapsell (Tenterden, Rother and Oxney)

You can the service, photos and biographies here.

Page last updated: Thursday 20th July 2023 3:08 PM
Privacy Notice | Powered by Church Edit