Right Reverend


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Right Reverend

(in Britain) a title of respect for an Anglican or Roman Catholic bishop
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It was extremely fitting that the Right Reverend was given the opportunity to see for himself the first class services that are available here at NHS Dumfries and Galloway.
Also present were the pioneer bishop of the diocese, Right Reverend Abraham Oluyemi Awosan, who prayed for the diocese; Bishop Rufus Ajileye Adepoju of Ekiti West Anglican Diocese and his wife, Christianah; Bishop Ezekiel Dahunsi of Idoani Angican Diocese, and chancellor of the diocese, Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, who read the first lesson at the service.
Councillors approved the recommendation that: "The Honorary Freedom of the City be conferred on the 96 Hillsborough victims - who are all named in the report - as well as Kenny Dalglish and Marina Dalglish, Prof Phil Scraton and the Right Reverend Bishop James Jones for their roles in the independent panel which led to the quashing of the original inquest verdicts.
Succeeding Right Reverend Martin Wharton, Rev Hardman is now the leader of the Diocese of Newcastle, which is the Church of England from the River Tyne to the Scottish border.
The Bishop of St Asaph, the Right Reverend Dr Gregory Cameron, will commission this first Mission Area in the diocese at this service.
The Right Reverend David Urquhart blessed St Margaret's Church in Ward End, which is undergoing a huge building transformation.
The Right Reverend Michael Perham, 66, was due to retire in November after almost a decade in the role.
Right Reverend Peter Doyle, writing on the Diocese of Northampton website, said: "Please pray for the repose of Joe's soul, for his family and for his parish.
Right Reverend David Urquhart, Bishop of Birmingham As we celebrate the birth of Jesus, Son of God, in our overcrowded lives and an uncertain world, May the joy of the angels, the eagerness of the shepherds, the perseverance of the wise men, the obedience of Joseph and Mary, and the peace of the Christ-child be yours this Christmas and always.
Right Reverend Dr Geoffrey Rowell, the Bishop of Gibraltar in Europe, on 25 August, the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin told
Metropolitan Paul (Yazigi) of Aleppo, who is a brother of the Patriarch John of Antioch, and the Syrian Jacobite Metropolitan of Aleppo & Environs, Gregorios Yohanna Ibrahim, were seized by militants on the road from Antioch to Aleppo Monday, April 22," the Right Reverend Balashov said.
WORSHIPPERS at St Christopher's Cathedral will celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of the UK's Queen Elizabeth today with a sermon by the Right Reverend Michael Lewis.