Was Peter Skellern a vicar?



2017-02-18T10:23:18.373Z
2017-02-18T10:23:18.373Z

Why was singer Peter Skellern, who has died, described as Rev?

Singer Peter Skellern, who had wanted to be a priest since he was a boy, was diagnosed with inoperable brain tumour in 2014. He was already in training to become a Church of England vicar but because of his short life expectancy his ordination was accelerated by the Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby. He became a deacon and a priest in the same ceremony in 2016.

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