Church of England Diocese of Oxford St. Barnabas Horton cum Studley

Licensing of vicar

1 Jan 2021, noon

The Revd Anthea Beresford was licensed as Vicar of the Benefice of The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Beckley; St. Nicolas, Forest Hill with Shotover; St. Barnabas, Horton-cum-Studley; and St. John the Baptist, Stanton St. John at a service held virtually (in view of coronavirus restrictions) via Zoom on 1 July 2020. 

It was 'attended' by approximately 150 people mainly from across Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire (Anthea's former benefice). The Bishop of Dorchester the Rt Revd Colin Fletcher (now retired)  led the service supported by the Archdeacon of Dorchester, the Venerable Judy French and the Revd Simon Cronk, Area Dean for Aston and Cuddesdon.