The Rev Canon Tim Close will be instituted as rector of All Saints’ Parish, Eglantine, on Monday October 24.
Originally from Carrickfergus, Canon Close is married to Amanda who is a teacher. He is a graduate of Queen’s University, Belfast, the University of Leicester, and Trinity College Dublin.
He was ordained to serve as curate–assistant to the Venerable Archdeacon Gordon Linney in the Parish of Glenageary, Archdiocese of Dublin. He later returned to Northern Ireland to serve as Dean’s Vicar to the Very Rev Dr Houston McKelvey, former Dean of Belfast.
The Service of Institution begins at 8pm.