Celebrating Women’s Priestly Ministry
Twenty five years ago this year the General Synod of the Church of England voted to allow the ordination of women to the priesthood. This decision changed the nature of the Church of England fundamentally by releasing the gifts and ministry of women within the priesthood of all believers.
Revd Preb. Angela Berners-Wilson
Angela Berners-Wilson was the first woman to be ordained to the priesthood in the Church of England. Presently the Rector of the Quantock Towers benefice she has for much of her ministry served as a University Chaplain first at Thames Polytechnic, the University of Bristol and most recently at Bath University.Share: