Commissioning, Licensing and Installation - All in one!

Saturday 31st March 2012 6:10PM

By kind invitation of Mr John Morphet, the St Nicholas Chapel, Bishop's Court, Kirk Michael briefly and temporarily returned to the status of pro-Cathedral today.

The occasion was a service of Evening Prayer with Commissioning, Licensing and Installation.

  • Canon Peter Robinson was Commissioned as Bishop's Chaplain and Gill Poole as Mission Adviser and Peter was also Installed as Canon of St German.
  • The Revd Paul Mothersdale was Licensed as Rural Dean of Castletown and Peel and the Revd Marc Wolverson was Licensed as Rural Dean of Douglas.
  • The Dean of the Cathedral, the Very Revd Nigel Godfrey, the Revd Paul Mothersdale, and the Revd Clive Burgess were commissioned as Mission Partnership Team Leaders in the Western, Southern, and Eastern Mission Partnerships respectively.

Musical accompaniment by the string quartet 'Con Brio' was under the direction of Mr Donald Roworth, the Cathedral Director of Music.