Diocesan press releases

New Canons for St Davids

The Bishop of St Davids, Joanna Penberthy, has announced the appointment of three new Canons of St Davids Cathedral.


Revd Dr Matthew Hill, Priest in Charge of St Peter’s Carmarthen, Abergwili and Capel y Groes (pictured left), will occupy the stall of ther 2nd Cursal

Revd Andrew Loat, Priest in Charge of Llanbadarn Fawr and Elerch and Penrhyncoch and Capel Bangor, will occupy the stall of Caerfai

Revd Marianne Osborne, Transition Missioner and Priest in Charge of Prendergast with Rudbaxton, will occupy the stall of Llanfaes.

All three will be installed at a service in the cathedral on Thursday October 3rd

The Dean of St Davids, Very Revd Dr Sarah Rowland Jones said she was delighted by the announcement.  “We hold them in our prayers, and look forward to their installation as Canons at Evensong on Thursday.”

“Please pray that Dean and Chapter will be good stewards and servants of the Cathedral, in all that God is calling us to be and become.”

The service of installation is open to everyone.