The Retired Clergy section of the website is full of information and support for our retired clergy.
Retired Clergy Officer(s) and Clergy Widows Officer
The Diocese have a Retired Clergy Officer(s) and Clergy Widows Officer who are available to support all retired clergy and their families in the Diocese.
They meet annually with the Bishop, who invites all retired clergy, spouses, partners, widows and widowers to an annual gathering at the cathedral, which begins with a Eucharist and concludes with lunch.
Recently updated documents
The following new documents have been added to the Retired Clergy section of the website in the recent days:
- Ministry after retiring from office - September 2021 - issued by RACS Committee of the Archbishop’s Council after approval at the House of Bishops Delegation Committee.
- Planning for retirement - published by the CofE Pensions Board - July 2020
The Retired Clergy Section of the website also records RIP notices for those that have passed away.
Find out more
Find out more about what’s on the Retired clergy section of the website here.