Icon (Close Menu)

Two Priests Called to Jerusalem

The Most Rev. Suheil Dawani, Anglican Archbishop in Jerusalem, has appointed an American priest as his chaplain and a British priest as dean of St. George’s College.

Donald BinderThe Rev. Donald D. Binder, rector of Pohick Church near Mount Vernon, will become Archbishop Suheil’s new chaplain and the Rev. Richard Sewell, rector of the Barnes Team Ministry in southwest London, will become dean of St. George’s College. Both will begin their appointments in October.

Binder has studied at St. George’s College and has served as scholar in residence at Tantur Ecumenical Institute in Jerusalem. He has also been part of the University of South Florida’s excavations at Sepphoris in Galilee. He and his wife, Christine, have three grown children.

Richard SewellRichard Sewell has worked for the Anglican mission agency United Society Partners in the Gospel as a mission educator and held responsibilities for USPG’s relationship with churches in Pakistan and Bangladesh.

He is married to JulieAnn and the couple have two grown children.

Adapted from ACNS


Top headlines. Every Friday.



Most Recent

Church Camp, Ministry Conferences, & VBS 100 Years Ago

July 1924 brought the Diocese of Georgia’s first summer camp, a vocations conference for 200 boys in New Hampshire, and 47,000 children in New York City’s vacation Bible schools.

Preaching the Transfiguration with Sarah Hinlicky Wilson

Episode 128 • 18th July 2024 • The Living Church Podcast • The Living Church Ever run out of preaching...

CEEC Commissions Overseers, Not Bishops

Just as the Church of England has created blessings for same-sex couples that are not wedding rites, the Church of England Evangelical Council has created “spiritual overseers.”

Sean Rowe: ‘I See Significant Changes’

The Presiding Bishop-Elect brings a deep reservoir of Episcopal experience to his coming role.