Ordination of Deacons takes place in Carrickfergus

Tuesday June 15th 2010

St Nicholas Parish Church, Carrickfergus, hosted a Service of Ordination of Deacons in the Diocese of Connor on St Barnabas Day, Friday June 11.

At the Ordination of Deacons in St Nicholas, Carrickfergus, are, from left: The Ven Stephen Forde, Archdeaon of Dalriada; the Ven Barry Dodds, Archdeacon of Belfast; Brian Lacey, Brian Howe, Clifford Skillen, Bishop's Chaplain, The Rt Rev Gordon McMullan, Peter Ferguson, Trevor Kelly and Registrar the Rev William Taggart.

Newly ordained Deacons, from left: Peter Ferguson, Brian Lacey, Brian Howe and Trevor Kelly.The four new deacons ordained by Bishop Gordon McMullan, were: Peter Ferguson for the curacy of Carrickfergus; Brian Lacey for the curacy of Ballymena and Ballyclug; Brian Howe in the Non-Stipendiary Ministry for the curacy of Ballymoney, Finvoy and Rasharkin and Trevor Kelly in the Non-Stipendiary Ministry for the curacy of Craigs, Dunaghy and Killagan.

The preacher at the service was the Very Rev Raymond Ferguson, Dean of Kilmore and father of Peter, one of those being ordained.


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