Picture by Keith Mindham.

Readers are nationally accredited lay ministers who are licensed by the Diocesan Bishop to preach, teach and lead worship. They play an important part in nurturing Christian discipleship in the church and wider world. 

You can read more about the process, discernment and training for becoming a Reader please read our leaflet:

Readers' Ministry Leaflet | PDF


For general enquiries please email Lesley Steed based at the Diocean Office or telephone 01473 298510 or contact The Deputy Warden of Readers is Barbara Hill, by telephone 07957 908981.

The Warden of Readers and LLMs is the Bishop of Dunwich, the Rt Revd Dr Mike Harrison, who may be contacted by phone at the Bishops' Office on 01473 252829.