Skip To Content
Clergy in Motion

Clergy in Motion – April 2

Clergy in Motion, April 2


  • The Rev. Theadore Hunt has been appointed Incumbent of St. Stephen, Downsview as of March 15, 2019.
  • The Rev. Arthur Boers has been appointed Honorary Assistant of St. Paul, L’Amoreaux as of March 18, 2019.
  • The Rev. Jacqueline Daley has been appointed Priest-in-Charge of St. Margaret, New Toronto as of April 1, 2019.
  • The Rev. Mary Florence Liew has been appointed Priest-in-Charge of St. Peter, Scarborough as of April 1, 2019.
  • The Rev. Jeff Nowers has been appointed Interim Priest-in-Charge of St. Aidan, Toronto beginning May 1, 2019 while the Incumbent is on sabbatical.
  • Mr. Michael Perry has been appointed Assistant Curate of St. Peter and St Simon the Apostle beginning May 1, 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. John, West Toronto
  • St. Peter, Oshawa

Parish Selection Committee Process

First Phase – (not yet receiving names):

  • Christ Church, Stouffville
  • St. Margaret in-the-Pines
  • St. Martin, Bay Ridges
  • Parish of Lakefield
  • Parish of Fenelon Falls

Second Phase –  (receiving names via Area Bishop):

  • Bishop Strachan School Chaplaincy
  • St. Andrew by-the-Lake (Half Time)

Third Phase –  (no longer receiving names):

  • Redeemer, Bloor St.
  • St. James Cathedral


  • The Rev. Johanna Pak will be ordained a Priest at St. Timothy, Agincourt on Sunday April 7, 2019 at 4:30pm.
  • The Rev. Jeff Boldt will be ordained a Priest at Trinity, Streetsville on Sunday April 14, 2019 at 4:00pm.
  • The following individuals will be ordained transitional deacons at St. James Cathedral on May 5 at 4:30 pm:
      • Philip Gearing
      • Benjamin Gillard
      • Sherri Golisky
      • Michelle Jones
      • Orvin Lao
      • Michael Perry
      • Alexandra Pohlod
  • Ms. Laurie Yates will be ordained a Deacon at St. Thomas, Brooklin on Thursday May 9, 2019 at 7:00pm.
  • The Rev. Morning Wang will be ordained a Priest at St. George on Yonge on Saturday May 25, 2019 at 4:00pm.

Celebrations of New Ministry

  • The Rev. Samantha Caravan – Priest-in-Charge of All Saints, Peterborough – April 28, 2019 at 4:30pm.
  • The Rev. Jason Prisley – Incumbent of St. Hugh and St. Edmund – May 12, 2019 at 4:00pm.
  • The Rev. David Matthews – Incumbent of St. Thomas à Becket – June 16, 2019 at 4:00pm.