EVERYONE has a story to tell about the Revd Henry Evans; this is ours
BADEJO. The Revd Adetola Badejo to be Chaplain of the Whittington Hospital NHS Trust (London).
BATTERSHELL. The Revd Rachel Battershell, Team Vicar in the Ashton-under-Lyne Team Ministry, to be Vicar of Dearnley, Wardle and Smallbridge (Manchester).
BOULT. The Revd Geoffrey Boult, Priest-in-Charge o...
ARKELL. The Revd Kevin Arkell, Vicar of St John’s, Newport: 2 April, remaining Vicar of St Thomas’s, Newport (Portsmouth).
BATEMAN. The Revd Nest Bateman, Hon. Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of Lichfield Cathedral (Lichfield): 30 April.
BISHOP. The Revd Michael Bishop, Rector of Boylesto...
BUCKLEY. — On 1 March, the Revd Dr Richard John Buckley: Team Vicar of St John’s, Bransholme, in the Sutton-in-Holderness Team Ministry (1971-75); Vicar of Handsworth Woodhouse, Sheffield (1975-85); Rector of Adwick-le-Street (1985-91); Vicar of Wentworth (1991-97); South Yorkshire Area Co-ordinat...
THE Revd Richard Buck, who died on 26 January after a long illness, aged 79, was a priest who had a remarkable ministry, mostly on a one-to-one basis with many people of varying Christian backgrounds and none
New deanTHE next Dean of St Columb’s Cathedral, Derry, in Derry & Raphoe diocese, is to be the Revd Raymond Stewart, Canon of the Cathedral since 1999, Prebendary since 2005, and Rector of Tamlaght O’Crilly Upper with Lower, in the diocese, since 2003.
Dean steps downTHE Very Revd John Mann, D...
Bishop to retireTHE Rt Revd Dr Nigel Peyton, Bishop of Brechin since 2011, and Bishop of the Mission to Seafarers in Scotland since 2013, is to retire on 31 July. Before his consecration, he had been Archdeacon of Newark, in Southwell, later Southwell & Nottingham, diocese since 1999, and had ...
FLOWERS. — On 14 February, the Revd John Henry Flowers: Vicar of Nantymoel with Wyndham (1972-76); Chaplain of HM Prison Wormwood Scrubs (1976-78); Winson Green (1978-81); Albany (1981-93); aged 83.
FORSYTHE. — On 27 December, the Revd John Leslie Forsythe: Rector of Mossley (1971-80); Vicar of All ...
Canon Adrian Empey writes:
THE Rt Revd Dr Samuel Greenfield Poyntz, who died on 18 February, aged 90, was educated at Portora Royal School, Enniskillen, and Trinity College, Dublin, where he studied philosophy and oriental languages, achieving successively his BA (1948), BD (1953), and Ph.D. (1960). He was awarded an honorary D.Litt. (1995) by the University of Ulster in recognition of his contribution to the Province as Bishop of Connor (1987-95).
Canon John Sykes writes:
THE Revd David Charles Frederick Tudor, who died on 16 October, aged 74, was one of those remarkable priests who were gifted in more than one discipline. He trained as an electrical engineer, and worked for the Cologne tramways for several years as an inspector and tester of trams, wearing a marvellous uniform, which exuded authority
The Very Revd Derek Hole writes:
BORN in Brynmenyn, a village near Bridgend, Henry Evans, who died on 28 January 2017, aged 88, was proud of his Welsh ancestry, and a Welsh rugby fan. His parents were keen Presbyterians, and Henry and his sister, Ruth, were nurtured in the Christian faith. Two of their uncles were Presbyterian ministers, and two were Anglican clerics