Diocese of Portsmouth

Licensing of Lay Ministers

Start date
3 Jul 2021, 10 a.m.
End date
3 Jul 2021, 11 a.m.
Portsmouth Cathedral, High St, Portsmouth PO1 2HA

The licensing of Lay Ministers (Readers) takes place on Saturday 3rd July, 10am, at our cathedral, in a service led by Bishop Rob. Those being licensed are:

  • Karen Crowhurst – St Blasius, Shanklin
  • Joanna Nicholson – Holy Trinity, Ventnor

The service will also include the relicensing of 53 Licensed Lay Ministers (Readers) and 43 Licensed Lay Ministers with Permission to Officiate.

Attendance at this service is by invitation only because of Covid restrictions, but it will be live-streamed on the diocese's Youtube channel.

Portsmouth Cathedral

St Thomas's Street Old Portsmouth, PO1 2HH

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