Monday, November 25, 2013

Institution of our new Rector

On Sunday 3 November 2013 the Revd Jacqueline Williams was instituted as the new Rector of St Peter's Parish, Auckland Park by the Rt Revd Steve Moreo, Bishop of Johannesburg. Friends and family of our new rector, congregants of St Peter's, other diocesan members and members of the community gathered to witness and celebrate the happy occasion.
The blessing of the new rector by Rt Revd Steve Moreo
Churchwarden Nkokone Tema presenting the keys of the church to Revd Jacque Williams
First official procession as Rector of St Peter's Auckland Park
Children from the Youth group and Sunday School welcome Revd Williams
A relaxed moment with Mercy and David Mahode, Kolisa Mapipa and Kgethi Dlamini 
After the beautiful ceremony, which was interspersed with verses of the hymn 'We love the place, O God, Wherein thine honour dwells' the congregation gathered for an abundant tea catered for by the Townsend family.
We warmly welcome Jacque to our church family and look forward to many fulfilling years together.

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