Diocesan press releases

Archdeacon Jonathan installed

Archdeacon Jonathan 2At a service of Choral Evensong in Brecon Cathedral on September 25, The Venerable Jonathan Davies was installed as the new Archdeacon of Gower, following the recent retirement of Robert Williams.

archdeacon jonathan 6Bishop John read Jonathan the oath, and Jonathan replied giving his oath. archdeacon jonathan 5

 

 

 

 

 

Dean Paul put a cathedral cope on Jonathan and led him to his stall, and everyone applauded. archdeacon jonathan 4

 

 

 

 

During the service the Welsh hymn ‘Tydi a Wnaeth’ was sung and the anthem: Vaughan Williams ‘Antiphon’. Refreshments were¬†enjoyed in the cathedral afterwards.

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