Vicar Search: The Selection Process

The procedure for appointment of a Parish Priest is described in the Diocese’s Statute 4. In essence, it provides for an appointment to be made by The Bishop in consultation with eight nominators - four each from the Diocese (elected by the Synod) and from the Parish (elected by the Vestry).

Our parish nominators are:

The basic responsibility of Diocesan nominators is to look at any effects any appointment may have on the Diocese as a whole.

The basic responsibility of Parish nominators is to find a Priest who will suit the congregation and its habits.

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