Clergy Moves

CLERGY MOVES AND NOTICES – Jan 2018

 

The following have been announced since Sept 2017:

 

APPOINTMENTS

 

BLUNT

Christopher John Scawen

Assistant Curate of Chester St Paul and St Luke, in the deanery of Chester, to be Vicar, with effect from 10 December 2017.

GREEN

Veronica Gale

Curate in Charge of Marbury St Michael, Tushingham St Chad and Whitewell St Mary, in the deanery of Malpas, to be Priest in Charge, with effect from 28 November 2017.

JONES

Karl Rupert Barker

To be Assistant Curate ( known as Associate Minister) of Aldford St John the Baptist and Bruera St Mary the Virgin, in the deanery of Malpas, with effect from 14 January 2018.

LEYDEN

Michael John

Priest in Charge of Weston, in the deanery of Nantwich, to be Incumbent, with effect from 14 January 2018.

PIPER

Calum Lewis

Assistant Curate of Wallasey St Hilary, in the deanery of Wallasey, to be Assistant Curate of the deanery of Cheadle, with effect from 15 January 2018.

RHODES

Laura Clare

Remaining Assistant Curate of Chester St Mary Without the Walls (Handbridge), in the deanery of Chester, to also be Chaplain to University of Chester, with effect from 31 January 2018.

SCARISBRICK

Helen

Vicar of Broadheath St Alban, in the deanery of Bowden, to be Priest in Charge of Gee Cross Holy Trinity, in the deanery of Mottram, with effect from 1 February 2018.

 

RETIREMENTS

 

FREEMAN

Karen Lynn

Currently Priest in Charge of Birkenhead Christ Church, in the deanery of Birkenhead, retiring with effect from 31 May 2018.

LAMB

David Andrew

Currently Vicar of Ashton Hayes St John the Evangelist, in the deanery of Chester, retiring with effect from 30 April 2018.

 

RESIGNATIONS/LEAVERS

 

DONOHOE

Simon James

Previously Curate of Cheadle St Mary, in the deanery of Cheadle, became Minister of Swalinbar parishes, in the Church of Ireland, Diocese of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh with effect from 5 November 2017.

ROULSTON

Helena Rosemary Laura

Previously Curate of Over St Chad, in the deanery of Middlewich, with effect from 31 December 2017.

 

DEATHS

 

We are sorry to have to report the death of the following members of clergy.  Our sympathy, thoughts and prayers are with the family at this sad time.

 

FAULKNER

Roger

Retired priest, previously incumbent of Runcorn Holy Trinity, Halton St George and Bebington Christ Church, died 8 January 2018.

MANN

Donald Leonard

Retired priest, previously held PTO in Diocese of Chester, died 16 December 2017.

WIGHTMAN

David

Associate Vicar of the Macclesfield team parish, died 1 January 2018.