February 2: Installation and Commissioning of the 14th Bishop of Newcastle The Right Reverend Dr Peter Stuart
The Installation and Commissioning of the 14th Bishop of Newcastle, The Right Reverend Dr Peter Stuart, will be held on Friday 2 February 2018 in Christ Church Cathedral Newcastle.
Bishop Peter Stuart was elected as the 14th Bishop of Newcastle by the Synod of the Diocese of Newcastle at a Special Session of Synod held on Saturday November 25, 2017.
Bishop Peter came to the Diocese in 2009 after serving in ministry in Tasmania and South Australia. In 2013 he administered the Diocese following Bishop Farran’s retirement. Since December 2016 he has been leading the Diocese on behalf of Bishop Thompson. He became Administrator of the Diocese on 1 June 2017.
Please pray for Bishop Peter and his family as they prepare for this new ministry.
Date: Friday February 2
Venue: Christ Church Cathedral