It’s official – our new priests and deacons are ordained! As the deacons get used to the feel of a clerical collar, and their new ministry in the Church, we take a look back at some of the highlights of this joyful and jubilant weekend.
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The ordination of priests
The ordination of deacons
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On Saturday 18 June 2022 at 3 pm, the following people were ordained priests by the Bishop of Gloucester at Gloucester Cathedral.
|Rachel BEERE||Charlton Kings, Holy Apostles|
|Luke FALVEY||Gloucester, St Catharine|
|Coral FRANCIS||Minchinhampton with Box and Amberley|
|Gareth GRIFFITH||South Cotswolds Team Ministry|
|Gloucester, Saint James and All Saints and Christ Church|
On Sunday 19 June at 10.15 am the following people were ordained deacons by the Bishop of Gloucester at Gloucester Cathedral.
|Hannah ALLEN||Bourton-on-the-Water with Clapton and the Rissingtons|
|Stephen BULLOCK||Tetbury, Beverston, Long Newnton and Shipton Moyne|
|Catherine COOMBER||Cam with Stinchcombe|
|Stefan DAVIES||Cheltenham, St Mary with St Matthew and St Luke|
|Simon FELLOWS||Cheltenham, Holy Trinity|
|Stephen SAVILLE||The Stroud Team Ministry|
|Gillian TRAVERSE||Newnham with Awre and Blakeney|
|Kim TRINDER||Bisley, Chalford, France Lynch and Oakridge and Bussage with Eastcombe|