Leadership

Rector and Vestry, First Service in new Church, Pentecost 2016

Rector and Vestry, First Service in new Church, Pentecost 2016

The leadership of the parish consists of the Rector, Wardens and Vestry as defined in the Constitution and By-Laws of the Parish. The Vestry now represents committed Christians from around the world, whose Anglican faith enriches the Parish of St. Paul and the wider community of Brockton and beyond.

The Vestry manages the prudential affairs and care for the property of the Parish. It provides for the raising and collecting of money for the support of the Church and for missionary purposes.  The Vestry also supervises and directs the officers, excepting the Rector, in the discharge of their duties and audits the accounts of the Treasurer. 

Adapted from Article X, Constitution and By-Laws.

Vestry

  • Jean Gerald Barthelemy, Haiti
  • Wilder Belizaire, Haiti
  • Benjamin Blemkson, Ghana
  • Jerome Bowen, Liberia
  • Rita Cormier, USA
  • John Dearn, USA
  • Deirdre A. DeVine, Sr. Warden, USA
  • Nicole Gibbons, Barbados
  • James Gosnell, USA
  • Betty Henderson, USA
  • James A. Hinds, Jr. Warden, Barbados
  • Ephraim Ihenacho, Nigeria
  • Euphemia Jones, Clerk, Liberia
  • Kato Kajubi, Treasurer, Uganda
  • Justin Ogbonna, Nigeria
  • Allan Rowbotham, USA
  • Ann Teale, Nigeria
  • Jan Witherbee, USA

Clergy

  • Rt. Rev’d Edward Mac Burney
  • Rt. Rev’d Dr. John Rodgers
    Bishops Emeritus
  • Rt. Rev’d Dr. James R. Hiles
    Rector
  • Rev’d Thomas M. Morris
    Associate
  • Rev’d Dr. Atwood Rice III
    Visiting Priest
  • Rev’d Mr. Czarr D. Freeman
    Deacon

Staff

  • Deirdre DeVine, M.Litt.
    Music Director

It shall be the duty of the Vestry to manage the prudential affairs and care for the property of the Parish: to supervise and direct the officers, excepting the Rector, in the discharge of their duties; and to audit the accounts of the Treasurer; to provide for the raising and collecting of money for the support of the Church and for missionary purposes; to collect the offerings at the services; to count and deliver the same to the Treasurer.

Article X, Constitution and By-Laws