Comments: Another woman dean

Such an excellent appointment. How heartening. Well done Guildford and congratulations to Dianna.

Posted by sally Barnes at Tuesday, 30 April 2013 at 12:46pm BST

One day the headline will simply read 'Another Dean'.

Posted by David Keen at Wednesday, 1 May 2013 at 5:00pm BST

@David - one day maybe, but today let us rejoice that a gifted woman priest has been appointed as Dean of Guildford (my Diocese) and pray for Dianna.

Posted by Fr Paul at Wednesday, 1 May 2013 at 7:44pm BST

Where next? Chelmsford?
Including Europe there are 44 dioceses in the CofE - with 5 women deans - that means only 17 more cathedrals need to appoint a woman as dean to achieve parity.

Posted by Father David at Thursday, 2 May 2013 at 6:02am BST
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