This large, urban benefice is seeking a priest in the Catholic tradition who will develop the gifts and confidence of laypeople and bring freshness and energy to the ministry of three parishes serving the town of Accrington. An expertise in ministry to schools is essential and the successful candidate will be unafraid of hard work, committed to the life of prayer and will show compassion and diligence as a pastor. The PCCs have passed resolutions under the House of Bishop’s Declaration and pastoral care is delegated to the Bishop of Burnley.
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The successful candidate will:
The Benefice seeks a priest who:
For more information about this role please contact The Area Dean of Accrington, Revd Ian Enticott - firstname.lastname@example.org / 07941 389621
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Closing date for applications: Thursday 14th November 2019
Interview date: Thursday 5th December 2019