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Confirmation Celebrations

Tuesday 3rd May 2016

Confirmation Celebrations

The Rt Revd Martin Seeley, Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, spent May Day (Sunday 1 May) celebrating with people 'Growing in God' at Confirmation services at both our Cathedral, in Bury St Edmunds, and at St Augustine's Church in Ipswich. 

The 22 Candidates who were Confirmed at the Cathedral are pictured above with their supporting clergy. They were: 

  • From Bungay Benefice: Timothy Durrell and Hannah Gardiner.
  • From St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds: Daniel Gilbert, Emma Kilbane, Livvi Derbyshire, Sarah Jenkinson, Stephen Jenkinson, Effie Mutasa-Gottgens and Naomi Chatfield.
  • From St Peter's Church, Bury St Edmunds: Brian Crack.
  • From The Cathedral Church of St James and St Edmund: Alexander Knock, William Lowden, Hermione Weyers, Harriet Thomas, Madeleine Walsh, Melanie Hill and Peter Takac.
  • From Christ Church, Moreton Hall: Clyde Palmer.
  • From Culford School: Ophelia Yannaghas and Xander Bell.
  • From All Saints' Church, Kesgrave: Thomas King.
  • From St Mary's Church, Playford: Abigail Roberts

Earlier in the day, Bishop Martin was at St Augustine's Church for their Confirmation Service. Photographs can be seen below on the St Augustine's facebook page.