Episcopal Ordination: Tenth Bishop of Nottingham

At midday on Friday 3 July 2015, the Rt Rev Patrick McKinney was ordained the Tenth Bishop of Nottingham in the city's Cathedral Church of St Barnabas. He was ordained to the episcopate by Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster. Bishop McKinney succeeded Archbishop Malcolm McMahon, now Archbishop of Liverpool.


Ordaination Homily

The Bishops of England and Wales held a minute’s silence in memory of the victims of last week’s terrorist violence before the Episcopal ordination of Fr Pat...Read more


Order of Service

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Here is the Order of Mass for the Episcopal Ordination of Mgr Patrick McKinney as the tenth Bishop of Nottingham.



Pope Francis has appointed Monsignor Patrick McKinney, a priest of the Archdiocese of Birmingham, as tenth Bishop of Nottingham. "As I prepare prayerfully to...Read more