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Bishop Townshend appoints the Reverend Amanda Longmoore as the Archdeacon of Western Huron, effective July 1, 2024.

Amanda will serve in this role for at least one year, while the review of the territorial archdeacon pilot project is finished and the next steps determined.

Bishop Townshend appoints the Reverend Elise Chambers as Rector (part-time) of St. David & St. Mark, Windsor, and St. Andrew, LaSalle, effective July 1, 2024.

The Secretary-Treasurer is pleased to announce that Ms. Trisha Taylor has accepted the position of Governance Coordinator. Trisha will bring organizational experience and knowledge of the diocese to this position which starts on June 17, 2024.

Bishop Townshend announces that the Reverend Brendon Bedford, having successfully completed his curacy, is now the Rector of Christ Church, Meaford, effective June 2, 2024.

Bishop Todd is pleased to announce that the Venerable Rosalyn Elm has been appointed as the Co-Ordinator, Indigenous Ministries, to work closely with National Indigenous Archbishop Chris Harper and the Anglican Council of Indigenous People.

Archdeacon Ros continues in her roles as the Archdeacon for Reconciliation and Indigenous Ministry in the Diocese of Huron, as the Rector of the Parish of Six Nations, and as the Chaplain to His Majesty’s Chapel of the Mohawks as together we work to build new models for walking and working together in God’s name for all peoples.


On behalf of Bishop Townshend, the Venerable Dr Stephen McClatchie will induct the Reverend Enrique Martinez as the Rector of St. Andrew Memorial, London on Sunday, June 9, 2024 at 4:00 p.m.

The preacher will be the Reverend Paul Sherwood. Clergy are invited to vest, the colour being green. A light reception will follow the service.