Please join the cathedral for a diocesan farewell evensong for Bishop Barry Clarke on Sunday August 9 at 4 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral in Montréal. All and everyone welcome. It will be followed by refreshments.
Kindly respond only to the Cathedral Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the Dean at email@example.com if you wish to attend.
Clarke was elected bishop on Sept. 18, 2004. Ordained a priest in the diocese of Montreal in 1979, he served as archdeacon of St. Lawrence, regional dean of Pointe Claire, honorary canon of Christ Church Cathedral and in various parishes around Montreal before rising to the episcopacy.
He received his bachelor of theology from McGill University and an honourary doctorate of divinity from Montreal Diocesan Theological College.