Clergy in Motion – 20 August

Posted on August 29, 2019

Clergy in Motion, August 20

Appointments

  • The Rev. Simon Flint has been appointed Interim Priest-in-Charge of Trinity, Streetsville as of August 12, 2019.

Vacant Incumbencies

Clergy from outside the diocese with the permission of their bishop may apply through the Diocesan Executive Assistant, Canon Mary Conliffe.

Area Bishop’s Direct Appointment Process

  • St. Hilda, Fairbank
  • St. Mary and St. Martha

Parish Selection Committee Process

First Phase – (not yet receiving names):

  • Incarnation
  • St. Margaret in-the-Pines
  • Parish of Lakefield
  • Parish of Fenelon Falls
  • All Saints, Whitby
  • Evangelists, New Tecumseth
  • St. Paul, Newmarket

Second Phase –  (receiving names via Area Bishop):

  • Christ Church, Stouffville
  • St. Christopher (Associate Priest)
  • St. John, York Mills (Associate Priest)
  • St. Martin, Bay Ridges

Third Phase –  (no longer receiving names):

  • N/A

Celebrations of New Ministry

  • The Rev. Canon Stephen Vail – Dean of Toronto & Rector of St. James Cathedral – September 8, 2019 at 4:30pm. Clergy are invited to vest & process. Please register here!
  • The Rev. Vinaya Dumpala – Priest-in-Charge of St. Peter, Oshawa – October 6, 2019 at 4:30pm.
  • The Rev. Dawn Leger – Priest-in-Charge of St. John, West Toronto – September 22, 2019 at 5:00pm.
  • The Rev. Jeff Stone – Incumbent of St. Jude, Bramalea North – September 29, 2019 at 4:00pm.
  • The Rev. Jacqueline Daley – Priest-in-Charge of St. Margaret, New Toronto – October 27, 2019 at 4:00pm.
  • The Rev. Canon Steven Mackison – Incumbent of Redeemer, Bloor St. – September 15, 2019 at 4:00pm.

Commissaries

The Bishop of Toronto will be absent from the Diocese between July 10th until the end of summer, attending General Synod in Vancouver, taking his vacation, and then participating in an Anglican Communion consultation in the Holy Land. Some of the suffragan and retired bishops will be taking turns as Commissary in his absence. Please contact your Area Bishop’s Office first, then the Diocesan Bishop’s Office, during the summer if you are in need of assistance, and you will be appropriately redirected.

Conclusions

  • The Rev. Bill Yee-Ching Mok will conclude his ministry at St. Elizabeth, Mississauga on December 25th. He will be taking up a new ministry appointment in the Diocese of New Westminster.

Retirements

  • The Rev. Canon Beth Benson has announced her retirement. Her last Sunday at St. Mary and St. Martha will be February 29th, 2020.