The first girl Chorister Bishop, 2015

The first girl Chorister Bishop, 2015

Photos: Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury, Wiltshire, England

Evensong Chorister Bishop Ceremony

The Bishop's Chorister (head chorister) assumes the role of Boy Bishop at Salisbury Cathedral. He then leads the prayers, preaches his own sermon and blesses the people.

Order of Service for the Salisbury Boy Bishop Ceremony.

The first girl Chorister Bishop, 2015
The Right Revd Nicholas Holtam , Bishop of Salisbury, Chorister Bishop Maddie Lyles and The Very Revd June Osborne, Dean of Salisbury
Rt. Revd David Stancliffe, Bishop of Salisbury, with the Boy Bishop, 2004
Rt. Revd David Stancliffe, Bishop of Salisbury, with the Boy Bishop, 2004
Boy Bishop Thomas Isaac, 2004
Boy Bishop Jonathan Moody, 2003