The Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton, announced today that he has appointed the Rector of Ballydehob Union of Parishes, the Reverend Steve McCann as Chaplain to Lay Ministers in the Diocese, in succession to the Reverend Sue Watterson.
The role of Chaplain to Lay Ministers embodies three roles previously done separately:
- Warden of Readers,
- Chaplain to Lay Pastoral Assistants, and
- Chairperson of the Diocesan Healing and Pastoral Care Committee.