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CURATE, eccl. law. One who represents the incumbent of a church, person, or20 vicar, and takes care of the church, and performs divine service in his stead.

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NO RISK' OF FUTURE MISCONDUCT A STATEMENT regarding Stephen Sheridan from the Bishop of St Asaph, The Right Reverend Dr Gregory K Cameron, said: "After the appointment of the Reverend Stephen Sheridan as an assistant curate in the diocese of St Asaph, we were made aware that several concerns existed relating to his past conduct in his work as a mental health nurse and his ministry in the Diocese of Chichester.
Mr Stroyan also wants to forge links with Coventry's Sikh, Muslim and Hindu temples as well as renewing old friendships with people in the east of the city who he first met in the 1980s when he was assistant curate at the former St Peter's Church, Hillfields.
University of Oxford graduate Miss Jones, 43, was among the first priests ordained by the churchman following his appointment last year and works as an assistant curate in the Ross Team Ministry.
Before becoming vicar of St Michael's Boldmere he was assistant curate of St Matthew's Church in Walsall.
St Mary's assistant curate Jenny Bowen took the service in place of the rector, who is away on holiday.
The GP at West Way Surgery in Ely will serve as assistant curate in the parish of Roath.
The Rev Patrick Bronte had been assistant curate at nearby Hartshead until 1815.
The service will be led by the Rev Malcolm Jackson, assistant curate at St Nicholas Church and is open to everyone.
Jim Craig, an assistant curate at Asda's MetroCentre store, sat in the tub dressed in a full vicar suit for around three hours yesterday.
The Rev Karen Jongman, assistant curate for Guilsborough, Hollowell, Ravensthorpe, Cottesbrooke and Cold Ashby, will head out on patrol from Daventry police station with PC Alan Tinker, from 4pm on Friday.
Mrs Morris is the Methodist minister of Christ Church, Ross on Wye and Birch Methodist Church, Little Birch, while her husband, the Rev Mike Morris, is an Anglican assistant curate at St Paul's, Tupsley with St Andrews, Hampton Bishop.
Having been ordained at Llandaff Cathedral in 1963,he began his ministry as assistant curate in the parish of Holyhead on Anglesey before becoming Chaplain of Bangor Cathedral in 1967.
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