The Bishop of Monmouth has announced that our Vicar Fr Mark Soady will be one of the twelve Canons of the the Cathedral Church of St Woolos, Newport.
Bishop Richard in appointing Fr Mark noted that his ministry has “encompassed many aspects of Diocesan life and further afield”.
In accepting the new role Fr Mark stated that he had “served the Cathedral to the best of his ability for over 10 years as Minor Canon, as Honorary Priest Vicar, and especially as the public face of the one Million pound restoration appeal until 2012”. He committed himself to “continue to play an active part in the life of the Cathedral ” in his new role as Canon.
Fr Mark will continue to serve as Area Dean & Vicar of Abergavenny. He will be Installed as Canon at the the Cathedral at 6.30pm on November 16th.