The Bishop announces that The Revd Helen Bence, Associate Minister in the Benefice of The Cornerstone Team, will be retiring due to ill health, with effect from Sunday 11 September 2022.
The Bishop announces that The Revd Jerry Taylor, Vicar in the Benefice of Enderby with Lubbesthorpe and Thurlaston, will be resigning with effect from 30 November 2022.
The Bishop is pleased to announce the appointment of The Revd Hazel Aucken, Assistant Curate in the Benefice of Newbold de Verdun, Barlestone, Kirkby Mallory and Peckleton, in the Diocese of Leicester, as Interim Ministry Priest-in-Charge of Chipping Ongar with Shelley, Greensted Juxta Ongar and Stanford Rivers, in the Diocese of Chelmsford.
The Bishop is pleased to announce the appointment of The Revd Nigel Byard, Team Rector of ‘The Saltway Team’ in the Diocese of Worcester, as Rector of Lutterworth with Cotesbach and Bitteswell in the Diocese of Leicester
The Bishop announces that The Revd Rachel Bennetts, Prior to the Community of the Tree of Life in the City of Leicester, will be resigning with effect from mid October 2022
The Bishop announces the death of The Revd Geoffrey Mitchell, aged 84, on Sunday 3 July 2022.
The Bishop announces the death of The Revd David Cherry, aged 91, on Monday 25 July 2022.
Further to the announcement advising that The Revd Nigel Rooms has been appointed as Associate Priest in the Parish of St Margaret’s Leicester in the Benefice of The Abbey, Leicester, we can now confirm that Nigel will be licensed by the Archdeacon of Leicester, The Venerable Richard Worsfold, on Thursday 8 September at 7.30pm at St Margaret’s church
We can now confirm that Paul’s last Sunday in the benefice will be 21 August 2022, and will be licensed to his new role on Monday 26th September 2022.
We can now confirm that Jo will be Instituted and Inducted by the Bishop of Leicester, The Rt Revd Martyn Snow, on Wednesday 31 August 2022 at 7.30pm at All Saints Church Sapcote