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Bishop Spence
Retired Bishop of Niagara

The Right Reverend David Ralph Spence was the tenth Bishop of Niagara, having been consecrated in Christ's Church Cathedral, Hamilton, Ontario on September 20th, 1997 (as Coadjutor Bishop), and installed as Diocesan Bishop on January 11, 1998. Bishop Spence retired from ministry on Friday February 29th 2008.

Bishop Spence represents Canada at the Jubilee Regatta on the River Thames June 3 2012. Click here for information.

Bishop Ralph Spence, installed as Chancellor of Renison University College on September 14, 2008, presents a custom carved Mace donated by Carol Spence and the Bishop.