The Parish of East Redland is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is made up of seven centres, six churches, and sixteen congregations, and is located south-east of Brisbane, stretching from Cleveland, south to the South Moreton Bay Islands and across to North Stradbroke Island. The parish priest will be supported by a full-time associate priest, a part-time administrator, retired clergy and dedicated volunteers in honorary roles. The parish is “an inquisitive bunch”, keen to hear the Word presented in a way that is contextualised for today, and prides itself on being inclusive and nurturing. The rectory is located adjacent to the centre at 4 Cross St Cleveland. The parish is seeking a person of prayer, who loves God and youth, and is a strategic thinker, and a good communicator and administrator, with plenty of energy and a sense of humour. This is a full-time role.
Brother Robin Warsop BSB Platinum Jubilee
Brother Robin celebrated his 70th year of service to the Brotherhood of St Barnabas, the founding order of All Souls School, at All Souls St Gabriels School, Charters Towers on Wednesday 11 September. Brother Robin also celebrated his 90th birthday on that day.
The Parish of Mt Gravatt is seeking a new parish priest. The parish is located 10 kms from the Brisbane CBD in the suburb of Mt Gravatt. The parish priest will be supported by paid clergy and staff, as well as honorary clergy and dedicated volunteers. The parish is a compassionate and outward looking community, with strong fellowship and ministry initiatives, and is a proud member of the Queensland Community Alliance. The large family-sized rectory is located in the nearby suburb of Mansfield. The parish is seeking an authentic and dynamic priest who is intergenerational in their approach. This is a full-time role.
The Reverend Mark Calder
The Reverend Mark Calder has been elected as Bishop of the Diocese of Bathurst. Mark will be consecrated on Thursday 21 November, 7 pm at St Andrew’s Cathedral in Sydney and installed at All Saints Cathedral in Bathurst on Saturday 23 November at 11 am. Congratulations to Mark and Susan.