New Anglican Bishop of Wellington named

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The Anglican Church needs to be ''dusted off'' and it believes a dreadlocked, barefooted priest is the man to do it.

Justin Duckworth has been announced as the next Anglican Bishop of Wellington, replacing Bishop Tom Brown who recently retired.

The 44 year-old has been involved in christian work in Wellington since leaving school, although somewhat removed from the mainstream churches.

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Filed under: * Anglican - EpiscopalAnglican ProvincesAnglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia

Posted April 29, 2012 at 12:55 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. Nikolaus wrote:

Oh dear…I’m not sure this is going to end well.

April 29, 8:04 pm | [comment link]
2. evan miller wrote:

Oh my, indeed.

April 30, 3:22 pm | [comment link]
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