Virtual godparents

12 January 2018


In a round-the-world rite, the Revd Bill Mash, Team Leader of the Black Country Urban Industrial Mission, seen with his wife, Jenny (left), baptised a granddaughter, Verity Jean, at Burlingame Presbyterian Church, California, in the United States, last month. The third child of Peter and Janine Mash (right), the infant wore a christening robe that had been worn by Mr Mash’s grandfather in 1898. The godparents, Peter’s brother David and his fiancé, Keturah Berry, participated by FaceTiming from Melbourne, Australia

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