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Archdeacon of Lynn


East Anglia


Ref: JN010143

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The Bishop of Norwich, in collaboration with the Bishop of Lynn, seeks an Archdeacon of Lynn to serve an Archdeaconry comprising market towns and rural and coastal communities in west and north Norfolk.


We are looking for a prayerful priest who will relish the support and enabling role of an archdeacon and who:

  • fosters an enthusiasm for mission, establishing the structures to enable parishes to flourish;
  • is willing to appreciate and develop rural ministry;
  • shows loving concern and pastoral sensitivity to those in their care;
  • has a mature and thoughtful faith;
  • understands challenges and conflict, and is confident in the midst of them;
  • genuinely lives out collaborative ministry.

The Bishop of Norwich encourages applications from diverse backgrounds as a way of discerning God’s will and calling.


This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the DBS.


Closing date: 27 May 2022, 12 noon.

Interviews: 20/21 June 2022.


The information pack and full details for this post are on or ~ 01603 629001

Closing date: 27 May 2022


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