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The Very Revd Lynda Peilow appointed as Central Director of Ordinands

The House of Bishops has announced the appointment of the Very Revd Lynda Peilow as Central Director of Ordinands.  Lynda takes over this role following the resignation of Canon David Gillespie, who served in the role for seven years, and will continue to serve in parish ministry in Galway.

Archbishop John McDowell remarked: ‘I am delighted that Lynda has agreed to take on this vital role in the Church of Ireland. Lynda is a great communicator, administratively strong, and will bring a pastoral concern to this role. We know that our ordinands will be valued and resourced with this appointment.’

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