Vocation News


Ordinands training  - September 2016

The following started training last autumn with a view to ordination. Please pray for them.  
Jenny Clarke – Cuddesdon College, Oxford
Christopher Clayton – Cuddesdon College, Oxford
Michael Green – studying at St Mellitus North West and working part time in a local context
Rachel Ford – studying part time on the Yorkshire Ministry Course and working part time in a local context
Sally Pickering – studying part time at the Yorkshire Ministry Course
Christopher Balding – Ridley Hall, Cambridge
Rob Denton – Trinity College, Bristol
Daniel Miles – Studying at Ridley Hall, Cambridge
Judith Clarke – Studying at Oriel College Oxford with formation at Cuddesdon College, Oxford
Elspeth Cansdale – studying on the Yorkshire Ministry Course

Ordinations 2016

New Deacons 2016In the summer of 2016, 24 men and women began ministry as deacons in parish churches across the diocese , following two services held at Wakefield Cathedral in July.

They include a former GP, a headteacher, a magistrate, and a former telecomms trainer.  

Read their stories here