Women accounted for majority of CofE deacons for the first time in 2019

(Photo: Keith Blundy)Women accounted for just over half of the new deacons ordained in the Church of England last year. It's the first time that women have made up the majority of newly ordained deacons in the CofE. According to the latest figures, published today, women accounted for 51% of the new intake of 570 deacons. The new... Read more