Ridleian is first South East Asian woman ordained in the C of E

The Church of England's media centre has reported that Eileen Harrop, who graduated in summer 2012 from Ridley, has become the first woman from South East Asia to be ordained in the Church of England.

 She was ordained by the Archbishop of Canterbury on 30th June 2012 at Canterbury Cathedral, becoming the first female in a long and historic line of family members to serve as a Church minister. Read more on the Church of England website.

Eileen Harrop

Ridleian is first South East Asian woman ordained in the C of E

The Church of England's media centre has reported that Eileen Harrop, who graduated in summer 2012 from Ridley, has become the first woman from South East Asia to be ordained in the Church of England.

 She was ordained by the Archbishop of Canterbury on 30th June 2012 at Canterbury Cathedral, becoming the first female in a long and historic line of family members to serve as a Church minister. Read more on the Church of England website.

Eileen Harrop