Bishop John Waine RIP

It is with great sadness that we announce the death this morning (29 December) of Bishop John Waine KCVO GCStJ, former bishop of this diocese and subsequently Bishop of Chelmsford.


His funeral will be at St Edmundsbury Cathedral, and will be held under the current Covid restriction regulations on Thursday 21 January at 12 noon.


Our prayers are with Pat and the family.
May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

With kind permission of the family, the service will be livestreamed on the Cathedral’s Facebook page at 12 noon on Thursday 21 January.


Download order of service here.

Photo: Bishop John Waine with Bishop Martin Seeley