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Photo gallery: Consecration of Bishop Wilkinson

A selection of photos from the Consecration Service for Bishop Adrian Wilkinson, our new Bishop of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory, at Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, on Sunday, 30th October 2022.

You can find a full gallery of photos at this link.

Bishop-elect Adrian Wilkinson signs the Episcopal Roll, accompanied by Archbishop Michael Jackson and the Revd Robert Marshall, Diocesan & Provincial Registrar.
Bishop-elect Adrian Wilkinson signs the Episcopal Roll, accompanied by Archbishop Michael Jackson and the Revd Robert Marshall, Diocesan & Provincial Registrar.
Clergy gather in the robing room before the service.
Clergy gather in the robing room before the service.
The choir in procession.
The choir in procession.

Members of the clergy process.
Members of the clergy process.
Episcopal and other ecumenical guests.
Episcopal and other ecumenical guests.
Sponsors present the Bishop-elect to Archbishop Jackson.
Sponsors present the Bishop-elect to Archbishop Jackson.
Bishop Paul Colton delivers the sermon.
Bishop Paul Colton delivers the sermon.
The act of consecration commences.
The act of consecration commences.
A view from the candle-lit pulpit.
A view from the candle-lit pulpit.
The laying on of hands.
The laying on of hands.
Bishop Wilkinson is presented to the congregation.
Bishop Wilkinson is presented to the congregation.
A warm welcome!
A warm welcome!
A view from the congregation.
A view from the congregation.
And from behind the altar.
And from behind the altar.
The new Bishop is presented with his staff.
The new Bishop is presented with his staff.
And leads the procession as the service concludes.
And leads the procession as the service concludes.

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