The Episcopal Ordination and Enthronement of Ven Keerthisiri Fernando, Archdeacon of Nuwara Eliya as the 6 th Bishop of Kurunagala takes place on the Feast of the Epihany, Saturday 6 th January at the Cathedral of Christ the King, Kurunegala. Two Archbishops and six Bishops, both retired and still serving will participate in the service of ordination.

Phillip Freier - Primate of Australia
Ian Ernest -  Former Archbishop of the Province of the Indian Ocean

Paul Slater - of Richmond and Suffragan Bishop of Leeds
Robert Paterson – Retired Bishop of Sodor and Man
Mar Joseph Barnabas - of the Malankara Syrian Mar Thomas Church, India
Kenneth Fernando - Retired Bishop of Colombo
Kumara Illangasinghe - Retired Bishop of Kurunagala
Duleep de Chickera - Retired Bishop of Colombo


The procession and service commences at 8.30 am


The Episcopal Ordination and Enthronement of the 6th Bishop of Kurunegala

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