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Bishop Kay Goldsworthy – Clarification

WATCH would like to clarify that Bishop Kay is an Assistant Bishop in the Diocese of Perth. We have now amended previous news items to reflect this and apologise for any confusion caused.Read more …

“Overwhelming joy and affirmation”- Rev Emma Percy recounts her ordination 20 years ago

We had debated in the diocese whether to have a number of ordination services for the women deacons in the spring of 1994 or to have one very large event. The decision was for one event in which 62 women would be ordained priest. We ranged in age and experience, some had years of church service as deaconesses or parish workers, others like myself and my friend Maggie, were young. Read more …

WATCH meets Bishop Kay

A number of WATCH members met Bishop Kay Goldsworthy at Westminster Abbey on Sunday. Bishop Kay preached at the evensong service and then we were invited to a reception afterwards in the blazing sunshine. It was wonderful and inspiring to everyone there to see a woman truly being able to fulfill the ministry God has called her to. Read more …