Durham Diocese’s first Female Bishop will be formally welcomed to the Diocese on Sunday 7th April in Durham Cathedral at 3.30pm
The Rt Revd Sarah Clark, Bishop of Jarrow will start her ministry in the Diocese from Monday 8th April. Sarah was consecrated as Bishop of Jarrow in York Minster on the on 27th February 2019.
At the service, the Bishop of Durham will license the Rt Revd Sarah Clark for her work as Bishop of Jarrow and welcome her as she begins her ministry in the Diocese.
She will also be installed by The Dean of Durham into the customary stall of the Bishop of Jarrow in the Quire (choir), becoming a Supernumerary Non-Residentiary Canon of Durham Cathedral. Through this, Bishop Sarah will become a member of the College of Canons and the wider Cathedral Foundation.