Our first Episcopal Visitor with the Brethren http://ocista.webs.com/apps/photos/ Our first Episcopal Visitor with the Brethren Bishop Mark (our first E.V. 2010-2014) with the Brethren at Mount Saint Bernard Abbey On the Feastday of our Holy Father St Benedict (11-07-2012), the Right Revd Mark Sowerby, our first Episcopal Visitor, spent the day with us at Mount Saint Bernard Abbey, where we met in Chapter. During the Chapter Eucharist, Bishop Mark received the Vow of Consecrated Celibacy made by Br Bede. In the photograph, from left to right: The Revd Dr Sue Hartley (Dean of SCL); Fr Julian Kent (Novice-Elect); Br Bede Falconer OCist; Br Philip Barratt OCist; Bishop Mark; Br John N.OCist (Novice); Br Geoff van der Weegen OCist (our Prior) & Br Aelred Partridge OCist http://ocista.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=160390667 160390667 Bishop Mark (our first E.V. 2010-2014) with the Brethren at Mount Saint Bernard Abbey From left to right: The Revd Dr Sue Hartley (Dean of SCL); Fr Julian; Br Bede; Br Philip; Bishop Mark; The Prior & Br Aelred http://ocista.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=160390458 160390458