Right Reverend


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Right Reverend

adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) (in Britain) a title of respect for an Anglican or Roman Catholic bishop
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``the Saracen head of your right reverend companion has frightened out of mine the way home I am not sure I shall get there to-night myself.''
Lady Mulberry Hawk!--On Tuesday last, at St George's, Hanover Square, by the Right Reverend the Bishop of Llandaff, Sir Mulberry Hawk, of Mulberry Castle, North Wales, to Catherine, only daughter of the late Nicholas Nickleby, Esquire, of Devonshire.
The Queen has approved the nomination of the Right Reverend Richard Charles Jackson MA MSc, Bishop of Lewes, for election as Bishop of Hereford in succession to the Right Reverend Richard Michael Cokayne Frith BA MA, who is due to retire on 30th November 2019.
Her burial rites began with a service at St Silas Anglican Cathedral Ihiala, officiated by the Bishop of the Diocese, Right Reverend Professor Israel Okoye.
The Right Reverend Sarah Bullock has been ordained as the new Bishop of Shrewsbury at St Paul's Cathedral in London.
The special service took place on Saturday, October 20, led by the Bishop of Newcastle, the Right Reverend Christine Hardman.
The dinner was attended, among others, by Coutts himself and the Right Reverend Humphrey Sarfraz Peter.
The dinner was attended, among others, by His Eminence Cardinal Joseph Coutts and Right Reverend Humphrey Sarfraz Peter.
The dinner was attended, among others, by Cardinal Joseph Coutts and Right Reverend Humphrey
The Right Reverend was welcomed by Dawn Allan, spiritual care lead, Phil Jones, the health board chairman and Eddie Docherty, director of nursing and allied health professionals.
Dr Jillian Duff succeeds the Right Reverend Geoffrey Seagrove Pearson, BA, on his resignation of 31 July 2017.
The Lord Bishop of Coventry, the Right Reverend Dr Christopher Cocksworth, led the service, telling the crowd just how important it was that Remembrance Sunday was marked in the city.