Wednesday, April 25, 2007
Bishop Howe Nominated for Primate
Bishop Howe was ordained a deacon in 1969 then a priest in 1971 after graduating from University of King’s College, Halifax. He began his ministry in the Diocese of Toronto where he served as Director of Social Services at the Fred Victor Mission. After that he served in Nova Scotia as rector of St. Mary’s Parish Glace Bay then as rector of the historic parish of St. John’s, Lunenburg.
Coming to the Diocese of Huron, he became the Dean of Huron and Rector of the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, London, Ontario in January 1988. The Rt. Rev. Bruce Howe was enthroned as the 11th Bishop of Huron on the 30th of November 2000.
UPDATES: June 22, 2007, Bishop Fred Hiltz of the diocese of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island was elected as the 13th primate of the Anglican Church of Canada. In July 2008, Bishop Bruce Howe Announces Retirement