Caption: Bishop David Edwards plans to complete seven pilgrimages through each of the diocese's archdeaconries
Humphrey Olumakaiye has described the recent gathering of the church's 14 Archdeaconries
for the Centenary celebration as a fantastic opportunity to come together to share in the fellowship of Christ 'as we get stronger, deeper and higher as a Diocese.'
They reorganised Wales into dioceses and archdeaconries
on the European model.
Lawrence, combining what had been two archdeaconries
. He also chaired the bishop's commission on ministry in the diocese.
Burns conducts a prosopographical study of appointments to archdeaconries
, which reveals a "combination of care and boldness" that "paid dividends, for archdeacons were the dogsbodies of the Diocesan Revival, transforming the schemes of bishops and Ecclesiastical Commission into concrete achievement" (74).
Lagos mainland has eleven archdeaconries
with fifty-three churches.