We are seeking a Society priest, or a priest who is willing to sign up to The Society for the parish of Tile Hill in the Coventry Diocese - a parish with huge potential for community regeneration initiatives.
In particular, the parish seeks a priest who is:
The Bishop of Ebbsfleet's Representative writes:
As a parish firmly rooted in the catholic tradition, at the heart of the life of the parish must be the development of the life of prayer and holiness - a devotionallife centred on the Massand the office.
The work of building relationships - within the parish, ecumenically, with other parishes in the Deanery and the Diocese - will be important, as will be nurturing the parish and developing the social action initiatives already in place.
Above all else, the parish needs a loving pastor who care for, nurture and guide the people of St Oswald's as they seek to grow in love, faith and service and who can translate the Gospel in a way that will help the people of Tile Hill respond in faith.
For an informal conversation please contact:
The Archdeacon Missioner, Ven Morris Rodham, tel: 07506 731 892 or email@example.com
The Area Dean, the Reverend Greg Smith, tel: 02476 422 856 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bishop of Ebbsfleet's Representative, Fr Dexter Bracey, tel: 02476 711 687 or email@example.com
Closing date for applications: Noon, Friday 23rd November;
Interviews: Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th December
An application form can be downloaded from the Diocese of Coventry's website: http://www.dioceseofcoventry.org/vacancies/current
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