Bishop Logan McMenamie has appointed Clara Plamondon archdeacon of the Cowichan/Malaspina region, effective August 1, 2018.
An archdeacon is a senior clergy position in the Anglican Communion. They are appointed at the pleasure of the bishop and are responsible for:
- welcoming and orienting new clergy to their region
- installing a new incumbent in a service of celebration and leading the service in the absence of the bishop
- providing pastoral support to parishes
- ensuring the smooth transition between incumbencies
Congratulations Rev Clara from your St. Paul's family!