Announcing the Ordination of James Spencer

Announcing the Ordination of James Spencer


O God, you led your holy apostles to ordain ministers in every place. Grant that our Diocese, under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, may continue the ministry of word and sacrament and the extension of your kingdom through him who is the shepherd and bishop of our souls, Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen

The Diocese of Central Newfoundland is delighted to announce the ordination of James Spencer

Friday, April 28th, Synod 2017

Rev. James Spencer


Bio – James Spencer

James Spencer, originally from Gander, grew up mostly on the west coast of Newfoundland. He has been married to Juan (Stellar) Li (from Wuhan, China) for ten years and has three children, Christian (19), Isabelle (6), and Simon (4).  James received a Bachelor of Arts from Memorial University in 2008 and worked for several years as a preschool teacher in South Korea and Vancouver before being called to ministry. He recently completed his Masters in Divinity at Queen’s College.

Ordained in the Anglican Church of Canada April 28, 2017.

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One comment on “Announcing the Ordination of James Spencer
  1. Hilda Waugh says:

    Congratulations James I know you will be a success in your chosen career, I look forward to attending one of your services. Take care and may God bless you.

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