Photos from the Institution at St Mary’s Church, Carden Place

The Rev’d Terry Taggart has been instituted as Rector of St Mary’s Church, Carden Place in Aberdeen.  We welcome Terry and his wife Sam to the Diocese.  Photos from the service are shown below.

A text copy of the Bishop’s sermon is also available.

Gathered for worship

Terry is presented to the Bishop by the Wardens of St Mary’s Church.

The Deed of License is read by the Synod Clerk.

Terry stands before the Bishop.

Gifts of ministry are presented to Terry by members of the congregation.

Terry is installed in the Rector’s stall by the Bishop.

Celebration of Communion.

Some words from the new Rector.

Terry with his wife Sam.

A reception followed the service.