40 Years of Female Presbyters

To mark the 40th Anniversary of the Ordination of women to the presbyterate in the Methodist Church,a service of celebration was held on Saturday 21 June at Wesley's Chapel, 49 City Road, London EC1Y  1AU, at 2pm. 

The preacher for the service wais the Revd Ruth Gee, President of the Methodist Conference. You can read her sermon here.

The ministry of word and sacrament was celebrated in a service of word and sacrament.

A new hymn was written for the occasion and The Revd Nicola Morrison organised a choir of female voices to lead the hymn during the service.

View a photo gallery here 

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