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Bishop John Organ Ordination – June 25th, 2018

On June 25, 2018, the Rev’d John Organ, a graduate Queen’s College in 1987, was ordained Bishop and installed as Bishop of the Diocese of Western Newfoundland at he Cathedral in Corner Brook. The provost, (Dr. Rick Singleton) and the Chaplain (Ven. Neil Kellett) attended the ordination.  Our prayers and best wishes are with Bishop John as he takes on his ministry as Bishop.

The Rev’d Renee Easton Ordination – June 29, 2018

The Rev’d Renee Easton was ordained to the priesthood by Bishop John Watton on June 29, 2018 at St. Mary’s Church, Hr. Mille, Fortune Bay. Renee has been the Deacon in Charge of that parish since January 2018. She will continue to minister in that parish which includes communities in both Placentia Bay and Fortune Bay. The ordination was well attended by Renee’s family,  parishioners, friends, and clergy. The photo includes representatives of Queen’s College faculty and students.



Ordination Notice

Hi:  On behalf of the College, I am passing along congratulations to Bishop-elect John Organ and the Reverend Renee Easton, and I am asking your prayers for both of them.


The Rev’d John Organ, a graduate Queen’s College in 1987, will be ordained a Bishop and installed as Bishop of the Diocese of Western Newfoundland on June 25th at 7:00 p.m. in Corner Brook.


The Rev’d Renee Easton, a graduate in 2018, will be ordained to the priesthood at St. Mary’s Church, Hr. Mille on June 29th at 7:00 p.m.


Our prayers and good wishes are with both Rev’d John and Rev’d Renee.


Blessings and regards,




Alumni Workshop – May 3, 2018 9:00 a.m. to noon

Alumni Association Workshop on Convocation Day Theological Formation in the 21st Century: Boundary Walking, Radical Inclusion, Creative Weaving – May 3rd, 2018 @ 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Presenter: Sister Elizabeth Davis, RSM

Sister Elizabeth Davis, RSM says in this workshop, “we will explore theological formation in the context of our world today, a world marked by changing demographics, a new face of family, increasing poverty in the midst of unimaginable wealth, tragic abuse, a rise in fundamentalism and radical extremism, increasing number of refugees, globalization and new understandings of cosmology and ecology. ”

The workshop will be at St. Augustine’s Church on Westerland Rd., St. John’s on May 03, 2018 from 9:00 to noon.

Pre-register by calling Queen’s College at 709 753-0116 or e-mail The session will start with registration at 9:00 and finish with lunch at noon.

Registration fee is $10.00 to be paid at the door which covers lunch.