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Former Archdeacon of Brighton George Lucas dies

February 7 2019The Venerable George Bromely Lucas OAM.

George Lucas died on Saturday 2 FGebruary 2019.

After studying at the University of Melbourne and Trinity College Theological School, he was ordained Deacon in the Diocese of St Arnaud in 1953 and to the priesthood (also in St Arnaud) in 1954.

He served in the Diocese of St Arnaud (1953-64); Incumbent of Cheltenham (1964-70); ITIM Chaplain (1965-95); Incumbent of Malvern (1970-85); Archdeacon of Brighton (1982-95) and Incumbent of Frankston East (1985-95).

We give thanks to God for the life and ministry of the Venerable George Lucas and pray for Dorothy and his family at this difficult time.

The funeral will be held at Holy Trinity Surrey Hills (Cnr Union Road and Montrose Street) at 10.30 of Friday 8 February. Clergy are invited to robe.

May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

Grace and peace in Jesus Christ.

The Right Reverend Genieve Blackwell

Vicar General