After 11 years as Bishop of Chichester, The Rt Rev’d John Hind has retired. We were privileged at Henfield to host one of Bishop John’s final services, when he spoke on the Prayer of St Richard of Chichester.

Before Bishop John's Farewell Service

Before Bishop John's Farewell Service

He had a formal leaving service at Uckfield on Sat 28 April, when a portrait of the retiring bishop was unveiled.

Bishop John & Alastair Cutting

Bishop John & Alastair Cutting

This photo of Bishop John with our vicar Alastair Cutting was taken at the reception afterwards.

Bishop John’s sermon and further photos are available on the diocesan website.