Rector appointed at Victoria’s St. John the Divine Anglican Church

Rev. Alastair McCollum, 44, a native of Honiton in southwest England, is the new rector

Rev. Alastair McCollum, 44, a native of Honiton in southwest England, is the new rector of Victoria’s St. John the Divine Anglican Church.

McCollum began work at St. John’s in August, but the formal ceremony of induction on Wednesday marks his official appointment as rector by the bishop of the Anglican Diocese of B.C.

 

Invited guests to the induction included church officials, representatives of other faiths, First Nations and politicians and St. John’s parishioners.