Seeking a New Bishop

Meeting 1 will be to discuss and provide feedback on the following questions, which will then be collated and used to inform the selection process: 

  • What is our diocesan identity?
  • What is our vision?
  • What are we looking for in a new bishop?

 This first consultation meeting will be held at the location and date in each regional deanery listed below. Ven. David Hollingsworth will convene Mawhera, Waimea & Nelson and Rev Capt. Richard Dyer (as regional dean) will convene Marlborough.

  • Mawhera          Thurs 11 October 2018, 1.30-3pm      St John’s, Westport     
  • Mawhera          Thurs 11 October 2018, 7-9pm           Holy Trinity, Greymouth
  • Waimea            Tues 16 October 2018, 7-9pm            Hills Community, Mapua
  • Marlborough    Tues 16 October 2018, 7-9pm            Nativity, Blenheim
  • Nelson              Wed 17 October 2018, 7-9pm             All Saints, Nelson

If you are unable to attend one of these consultation meetings and wish to provide input please respond to the questions in the attached document and send to  The Ven David Hollingsworth - by Sunday 21 October 2018.

Also attached is further information on the Electoral Process which has been sent to all Parishes. 

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