The Rev Dr Clare Caley was ordained as Deacon by the Most Rev Mark Strange, Bishop of Moray, Ross and Caithness at St Andrew’s Cathedral, Inverness on 12 August 2017. Clare has been appointed Curate at St John the Evangelist and St Michael and All Angels, Inverness.
The Rev Andrew Cooper was appointed as Rector at St John the Evangelist, Jedburgh on 13 September 2017.
The Rev Malcolm Geoffrey Crook resigned as Rector of the East End Team (St John the Evangelist, St Kentigern and St Serf), Glasgow on 31 July 2017.
The Rev Jacqui du Rocher to be ordained Deacon by the Rt Rev Dr John Armes, Bishop of Edinburgh at Cathedral Church of St Mary, Edinburgh on 24 September 2017. To be appointed Curate at St Mary the Virgin, Dalkeith and St Leonard, Lasswade.
The Rev Samantha Ferguson resigned as Rector at St Mary and St Peter, Montrose, and St David of Scotland, Inverbervie on 14 August 2017; and was appointed as Rector at St John the Evangelist, Pittenweem and St Michael and All Angels, Elie on 13 September 2017.
The Rev James Green resigned as Curate at St Paul’s and St George’s, Edinburgh on 27 July 2017.
The Rev Dr David Neal Greenwood was appointed as Priest-in-Charge at Christ Church, Kincardine O’Neil on 27 August 2017.
The Rev Margaret Pederson to be ordained Deacon by the Rt Rev Dr John Armes, Bishop of Edinburgh at Cathedral Church of St Mary, Edinburgh on 24 September 2017. To be appointed Curate at Holy Trinity Melrose.
In a previous edition of inspires online the Rev Sarah Shaw was incorrectly stated as being appointed Curate at Christ Church, Falkirk on 1 August 2017. Sarah was appointed Rector, at Christ Church, Falkirk on 1 August 2017.
The Very Rev John Terence Shone died on 19 July 2017 aged 82. He served as Curate at St Pancras Parish Church in London from 1960-62. From there he moved to Scotland and became Chaplain at the Cathedral Church of St Andrew, Aberdeen from 1962-65. Afterwards he moved to Lincoln and worked as a Vicar at St Andrew and St Luke, Grimsby from 1968-69. He then returned to Scotland and served as Rector at St Saviour, Bridge of Alloa from 1969-86. Priest-in-Charge at St John the Evangelist, Alloa, from 1977-85 .Priest-in-Charge at St James the Great, Dollar from 1981-86. He worked as Rector at Hillfoots Team Ministry from 1977-86. In 1980, he was installed as Canon at St Ninian’s Cathedral, Perth until 1989. In 2000, he retired. During his retirement, he was installed as Dean Emeritus of the from 2000-2017. He served as Assistant Priest at St John the Evangelist, Alloa from 2000-09. May he rest in peace, and rise in glory.
The Rev Dr Thomas Wilson will be resigning as Rector at Holy Trinity & St Barnabas, Paisley and as Rector at Good Shepherd, Glasgow and as Chaplain at Higher Education Chaplaincies for Paisley Campus of West College Scotland and University of West Scotland on 30 September 2017.