Recent Ordinations

Ordination of Paul Kyne to the Priesthood at the Cathedral

On the 15th July 2017 Reverend Paul Kyne was ordained a Priest by Archbishop Peter.

Father Paul is a past parishioner of St. Mary Magdalen, Brockley and past pupil of the Salesian College in Battersea. His formation was at St John’s Seminary, Wonersh. His first appointment will be at the Metropolitan Cathedral Church of St George, Southwark in September.

More photos on the RCSouthwark Diocesan’s Flickr page.

Ordination of Francis Murphy to the Diaconate in Rome

On Wednesday 12 July, Southwark seminarian Francis Murphy was one of six students of the Venerable English College to be ordained to the diaconate by Bishop Terence Drainey (Middlesbrough).

The ordination took place at the Church of Our Lady of the Snows, in the English College’s Villa Palazzola. Among those in attendance were Francis’ parish priest, Fr Gerard Mulvihill (St Thomas More, Dulwich), and Vocations Director Fr John Diver (St Lawrence, Sidcup).