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A new Moderator for Wessex Synod

Revd Dr Michael Hopkins has been nominated to serve as Moderator of the United Reformed Church (URC) Wessex Synod.  He has served in pastoral charge of local churches since his ordination in 2002, and also as Clerk of the URC General Assembly since 2014.

“I am excited, delighted, privileged, and humbled, to receive and accept a call to serve as the next Moderator of the Wessex Synod,” Michael said. “God is clearly at work among the people and churches in Wessex, and I look forward to joining in with that and to sharing in the leadership of this part of the United Reformed Church family.” Visit for further information.