New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Gazette >

Changing island

by Margaret Duggan

FOR the first time, a Bishop of Sodor & Man, the Rt Revd Robert Paterson, has ordained a woman priest. The Revd Margaret Burrow (next to the Bishop) was the second woman to be priested on the Isle of Man, but the first by the diocesan bishop.

She was supported by two other “firsts”: Canon Sue Huyton (second from right) was the first woman ordained as priest in Wales, and (far right) the Revd Mary Railton-Crowder was the first woman to ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week

Inter Religious Affairs Programme Officer

London and Home Counties

Inter Religious Affairs Programme Officer Location: Lambeth Palace, London Salary: Starting salary of £27,911 rising to £30,326 upon successful completion of probation period. Contract Type: Full...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

A poet who sets puzzles

A poet who sets puzzles

After the publication of a new edition of Rowan Williams's poems, Cole Moreton asks the priest-poet what goes on behind the verse  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Is Bishop Inwood right to withhold Canon Pemberton's licence?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

Comedian tells Christians how it is

The Church urgently needs a grown-up debate about theology, says Eva McIntyre  Subscribe to read more

Thu 24 Jul 14 @ 15:47
Meriam Ibrahim has arrived safely in Italy, weeks after being freed from her death sentence in Sudan for apostasy http://t.co/VOzbazyHoY

Thu 24 Jul 14 @ 15:12
The new issue of Church Times is out tomorrow. Here is our preview > http://t.co/X4UTLqhL5q