The Reverend Canon Dr. Margaret Murray has been issued a bishop's permission to minister as Honorary Assistant at Church of the Resurrection, Hamilton, under the direction of the Rector, the Reverend Michael Deed, effective February 15, 2017.
The Reverend David Thomas was issued a bishop's permission to minister as Honorary Assistant at All Saints Church, Ridgeway, under the direction of the Rector, the Reverend Daniel Bennett, effective February 16, 2017.
The Reverend Allison Courey has accepted the offer to be Director of Children’s, Youth, Young Adult and Family Ministry, at St.Christopher's Church, Burlington, beginning March 29, 2017.
Canon Katherine Morgan has submitted her resignation as Rector of St.John the Divine, Cayuga and All Saints, Hagersville, effective March 14, 2017, and has accepted the appointment as Rector of St.John the Evangelist, Thorold, beginning March 15, 2017.
The Reverend Tom Decker has submitted his resignation as Assistant Priest at St.Jude's, Oakville, effective January 18. Rev. Decker will begin his position with CFB Kingston as of this date. We wish him well in this new chapter. Bishop Michael has issued a bishop's permission as Honorary Assistant to Rev. Decker at St.Jude's, effective January 19, under the direction and supervision of the rector.
Bishop Michael Bird has announced his intention to appoint Greg Tweney as vice-chancellor of the diocese, effective March 1, 2017. Greg is currently a warden at St.Elizabeth's in Burlington and a Crown counsel with the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General.
A service of installation will take place at Christ's Church Cathedral in Hamilton on Sunday March 19 at 4pm.