On 4th September 2018 Dom addressed the Scottish Parliament on the occasion of the return from the Summer Recess.

the Rector’s address to the Scottish Parliament

 

 

 

 

 

On Saturday 4th August the Revd Dom Ind, formerly of St Saviours Church, Bridge of Allan was instituted as the Rector of St Michael and All Angels in Helensburgh.

Here is a letter from Dom following the ceremony.
Our worship centred around the celebration of the Eucharist, over 200 people from our church family, from other churches and the surrounding community joined in this joyful occasion. 

The congregation

 

 

The Service was conducted by the Bishop Gregor Duncan.

Rev Dom Ind signing the Constitution of the Charge with Bishop Gregor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The guest preacher was the Rt. Rev David Chillingworth, who was Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church from 2009 until his retirement last year.  

Here is the text of his sermon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amy, the youngest member of the congregation presents the Oil of Healing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The service was followed with refreshments in the upper hall

 

 

 

The Rev Dom at the church board with Shaun Hoey who had just added Dom’s name to the board

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Dom with his family at the Rectory

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