The Very Reverend Dr John Shepherd was installed as Dean of St George’s Cathedral, Perth, on the Feast of St James the Apostle in 1990. His final Sunday will be on the Feast of St James the Apostle (transferred): Sunday 27 July 2014.
Like St James the Apostle, Martyr and 'fisher of men', the Dean has persistently cast his net over the City of Perth for twenty-four years, proclaiming the good news and encouraging other to become followers in the Way. His insights, humour and commitment to excellence will be missed.
A farewell article from the Anglican Messenger, along with details of the Dean's valedictory Services this weekend, are provided.read more