The Chapter Procession enters the Cathedral through the Great Doors
The Acting-Metropolitan's Procession enters by the Great Doors
John responds to the Questions of Examination
Bishops gather around John for the laying on of hands
John is presented to the congregation as Bishop of Gippsland by the Acting-Metropolitan. There was resounding applause
Note: John's stole with the Aboriginal flag. This was made by his mother for
NAIDOC Week 2001.
Rev Dr Bill Lawton, formerly Rector of St John's Darlinghurst in Sydney, preached the sermon.