This is St Thomas’ Church in the university area of Belfast. The picture comes from the Belfast Telegraph taken at the time of the £1m restoration – and very fine it is.
I was there on Wednesday evening to preach at the Institution of Paul – seventh and last of the curates with whom I worked. I hope that Paul’s ministry will be as remarkable and courageous as this renovation and reordering – I was glad to be there to support him as he takes on this significant new ministry. And this is what I said