Millwall fan to lead parish
PUBLISHED: 16:39 13 October 2010
A vicar has taken over the lead role in a busy parish.
Millwall-fan the Reverend Paul Prentice was licensed as priest in charge of St Andrew’s Church, in Anglesea Road, Orpington, on Monday.
The new priest has been a curate at St Peter and St Paul, Bromley, and previously trained at the South East Institute for Theological Education.
The father-of-two said: “It is a privilege to be licensed as the new priest in charge of St Andrew’s, Orpington.
“I am delighted to have been offered this post, which I believe has real scope and potential to be a living, breathing witness to God to the people of Orpington and the Crays.”
He added: “I look forward to the next stage of my journey of faith.”