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SEARCH Colloquium on Ministry

30 Mar 2019

PosterTitle: Developing Ministry: What is the Spirit saying to the Church?

When: Saturday 30 March 2019

Where: The Hub, Trinity College Dublin


10.00 am: Radical Challenge and New Possibilities 
Canon Dr David Hewlett, with Bishop Michael Burrows and Bishop Ken Good

Response panel: Chair: Bishop Michael Burrows with Ven Andrew Forster, Canon Gillian Wharton, Revd Rob Jones and Revd Abigail Sines.

11.10 am: Coffee

11.30 am: The Path to Effective Ministry 

a) Fostering Vocation 
Canon David Gillespie and Rev Cathy Hallissey            

b) Training Pathways for a Variety of Ministries
Canon Dr Maurice Elliott and Bishop Patrick Rooke.                                        

Response panel: Chair: Revd Dr William Olhausen with Canon Kevin Brew, Ms Uta Raab, Revd Willie Nixon, Revd Lynne Gibson. 

1.00 pm: Lunch

2.00 pm:  Deployment – the right person in the right place under the right conditions
Chair: Bishop Ken Good with Ven Wayne Carney, Ven Robert Miller,  Very Revd Susan Green

2.45 pm: Support, spirituality and self–care for clergy and lay ministers
Chair: Ven Leslie Stevenson with Revd Bruce Pierce, Very Revd Maria Jansson, Ms Laurie Randall, (Dom Mark Ephrem or Fr Michael Rodgers TBC).

3.30 pm: Tea

4.00 pm: Final Panel – David Hewlett with Bishop Michael Burrows and his invitees.

Close at 5.00 pm.

Registration Fee €35 (£30) inclusive of lunch and mid–session coffee/tea (Please consider bringing your keep–cup). Please email any special dietary requirements to 

Send cheque made out to Search to Treasurer, 10 Dun Emer Drive, Dublin, D16 F788 or pay online via Paypal at

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