Collation and Induction - Father Tom Davis SSC

The collation and induction of the Reverend Thomas Henry Davis SSC took place on the evening of Monday 12 February in the Parish Church of St Matthew the Apostle, Douglas.

The service began with the processional traditional hymn of St Matthew  'He sat to watch o'er customs paid'.

Bishop Peter welcomed everyone to the service before Father Tom was presented by Churchwarden Mrs Janet Creer.

This was followed by readings from Holy Scripture; from Isaiah 6:1-9, Psalm 139 and Ephesians 4:1-7, 11-13.

Bishop Peter then delivered his sermon on another journey through the streets of Rome and its churches.

There then followed the Collation and Induction

Following Prayers of Intercessions the hymn 'Praise to the holiest in the height' was sung before Bishop Peter commissioned all present before offering the Blessing.

The full order of service can be found HERE

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