On Sunday, April 29 it was announced at St. Catherine’s, Capilano and at St. Agnes, North Vancouver that Bishop Skelton in agreement with the canonical committee has appointed the Reverend Sharon Smith, Vicar of St. Catherine’s. Rev. Smith was ordained to the transitional diaconate by Bishop Skelton, June 24, 2017, and is currently serving (since August 1, 2017) as Assistant Curate to the Venerable Stephen Muir at St. Agnes'. Rev. Smith will be ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Skelton at Christ Church Cathedral, June 23, 2018 and installed as vicar at a Celebration of a New Ministry Eucharist on St. James’ Day, July 25, 2018.
More information about the June 23 ordinations will be available soon.
Following a successful weekend May 4-6 at the Advisory Committee on Postulants for Ordination (ACPO) diocesan Missioner for Congregational Development, Tasha Carrothers and Jonathan Pinkney have been made Postulants for the Priesthood by Bishop Skelton.