Tributes

The Revd Peter George

September 20 2016The Revd Peter George died earlier this week, following a period in care in Bairnsdale.

After studying at Moore Theological College, Peter was ordained Deacon in the Diocese of Sydney in 1961 and Priest that same year, also in Sydney.

His ministries included Curate in the Parish of Baulkham Hills in the Diocese of Sydney 1961-63; Curate at St Thomas’ Essendon 1963-65; Priest in Charge North Dandenong 1965-67 where he became Incumbent and remained until 1970; Bush Church Aid Townview/Outer Mt Isa (Queensland)1970-73; Incumbent of the Parish of Prahran 1973-87; Area Dean of St Kilda 1980-82; Area Dean of the Southern Growth Corridor 2014. Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Melbourne 1987 – 2014.

He retired in Melbourne in 2014.

We give thanks to God for the life and ministry of the Reverend Peter George, and pray for his family at this time.