Diocese of Portsmouth

The eight clergy who were ordained priest in our cathedral in 2018

Ordinations 2018

Nine new deacons and eight new priests were ordained by Bishop Christopher at Portsmouth Cathedral on Saturday 30 June. See photos of the ordination of deacons here, and photos of the ordination of priests here.

They are now serving in parishes across our diocese. The full list of those who were ordained is as follows:

Deacons:

Marcus Collie (to serve at St Mary, St Faith and St Wilfrid, Portsea)

Philippa Good (St Andrew, Farlington)

Dan Greenfield (Holy Rood, Crofton)

Jude Greenfield (Holy Rood, Crofton)

Jeannette Hayward (St Jude, Southsea)

Wendy-May Jacobs (Holy Trinity with St Columba, Fareham)

Julie Minter (St Wilfrid, Cowplain)

Stephen Sutcliffe (Northwood and Gurnard with St Faith, Cowes)

Jacqueline Twine (St Luke, Portsea)

Priests:

The Rev Matt Bray (serving at Harbour Church and Portsmouth Cathedral)

The Rev Samantha Cullen (St Peter, Petersfield)

The Rev Richard Hutchins (St Mary, Liss)

The Rev Mary Kells (St Faith, Lee-on-Solent)

The Rev Kate Marlow (St Cuthbert, Copnor)

The Rev Samantha Martell (The Meon Bridge benefice)

The Rev David Morgan (St Faith, Havant)

The Rev Victoria Morgan (St Faith, Havant)

As part of the ordination of deacons, the bishop washes the feet of each of the candidates in a deliberate echo of the way Jesus washed his disciples' feet. This reinforces the role of deacons as those who are there to serve others: