Ordinands reception with bishops 2012


undefinedEach year some of our diocese's ordinands and their spouses gather for lunch with the bishops, senior clergy and senior staff. Pictured here are those ordinands who attended the 2012 Christmas reception at Bishop's House in Chester (19 December 2012). Read on for the full list…

Bishop Peter said: “We all had a relaxed lunch, with lots of opportunities to chat and mingle. It is so encouraging to see, year after year, people of such high calibre coming forward for training for the ordained ministry.”

Pictured with Bishops Peter, Keith and Robert are (from various ministerial training courses and colleges): Paul Bentley; Eunice Blackmore; Christopher Blunt; Philip Bryson; Jane Colley; Christopher Collins; Lesley Currie; Paul Deakin; Michael Fox; Beckie Gibbs; Veronica Green; Matthew Guest; Andrew Knight; Jonathan Lindsay Scott; David Lowrie; Derek Marshall; Helena Mayles; James Neal; Calum Piper; Gareth Robinson; Debra Stott; and Gareth Thomas.