Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich

The benefice is located in beautiful mid-Suffolk and made up of five parishes which work well together while having distinct characters and mission priorities. A particular growth area is in children’s work. Liturgies are broadly central. We are seeking a new Rector who will challenge and encourage us in Growing in God, in Following Daily, Caring Deeply, Growing Boldly.

We seek an experienced priest who will be:

  • A person of faith rooted in scripture
  • A communicator able to connect with all sorts of people
  • A teacher who conveys the Gospel with modern relevance

We offer:

  • Commitment to growth
  • Active lay leadership and clerical support
  • An Ordinand whose ministry will remain in the benefice

This is a Lord Chancellor’s appointment.

Closing date: 17 June 2024
Interviews: 2/3 July 2024

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