Consecration of the Reverend Dr Richard Treloar as Bishop in the Church of God
EVENT DATE: July 21st, 2018
Please join us as we celebrate the consecration of the Reverend Dr Richard Treloar as a Bishop in the Church of God! The service will take place at St Paul’s Cathedral in Melbourne at 10.30am on Saturday the 21st of July. Richard was recently elected as the thirteenth Bishop of Gippsland, a role he will commence in August, after his consecration.
We pray and give thanks for Richard as he prepares to take this next step of leadership and for his family in their transition. We hope to see you there!
A bit about our Bishop Elect: Richard has served as Vicar of Christ Church and President of Christ Church Grammar School since 2007. Prior to that he was Chaplain at Trinity College, The University of Melbourne, where he taught for nine years in the College’s Theological School. Between 2001 and 2014 Richard was a member of the Standing Commission on Faith and Order in the World Council of Churches, and in 2012 he was appointed to the Liturgy Commission of General Synod.