Episcopal Visitor – The Rt. Rev’d Richard Pain, Bishop of Monmouth
Prior – The Rev’d Canon Mark Soady
The Vicar of Abergavenny and one of the creators of the Holywell Community, Fr Mark worked as a Psychiatric Nurse, for Rt Hon Lord Jenkins of Hillhead OM and in international relations prior to Ordination.
Sub-Prior – Fr Tom Bates
Fr Tom Bates a former Associate of the Community, became Sub Prior in 2017. Prior to ordination he studied at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.
Lay members stay with us for between 12 and 24 months normally. After they leave us they go of to do a variety of things.
Two on leaving us have taken up jobs in ‘civvie street’, some go on to Theological College, the Novitiate in a traditional Monastic setting or to do Pioneering Outreach Work.
This post is currently vacant. We are open for applications. If interested please click here. Our first Concentor Br Simon retuned to his BMus Studies at Leeds in the Autumn of 2017.
We also have a number of associate members among them our two founder lay members Samuel Patterson and Amy Pope.
Sam & Amy being admitted as Associates