Parish & Ward Church of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate

Hong Kong Ordinands Visit St Botolph's

In the late summer a group of ordinands from the Hong Kong Church visited St Botolph's on work placement. Here are some photos:

The Rector greets the ordinands. Also pictured Dr Kerry Houston (Dublin University Far east Mission); The Very Revd David Richardson (Director of the Anglican Centre in Rome) and his wife Margie; The Revd Desmond Cox (St John's Cathedral, Hong Kong); The Revd Canon David Parrott (St Lawrence Jewry) and Roy Humpry (Reader-in-Training)

The Ordinands, Billy and Wei Ho, inspect the Churchyard address!


The Rector explains the liturgy, Fr Des looks on


Our wonderful landlady makes the visitors welcome.


The finer points are explained...


The group meets The Revd Christopher Woods (Secretary of the Church of England Liturgical Commission) on the Rectory roof.


The group visits our sister church, St Vedast Alias Foster, for a meeting with The Very Revd Thomas Gordon (Ireland)


The group attends an Institution service in Old Headington


The Revd Roger hall, Chaplain of HM Tower of London, greets the throng.