Golden Jubilee for Fr Alec

On Saturday, 17 September members of St Columba’s were joined by many friends of Fr Alec Griffiths as together we celebrated his 50th anniversary of ordination to the priesthood.

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Bishop Idris presided at the Sung Eucharist and Bishop John was able to be present to witness his first curate’s Golden Jubilee celebration.

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Following the Eucharist those present greatly enjoyed the food and drink on offer in the church hall where Alec was presented with a special cake to mark the occasion and the gift from St Columba’s of the book ‘Scottish Episcopal Clergy 1689-2000’.

 

 

 

 

 

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