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  The Venerable Mark Carlyon    Parish Priest and Rector | Archdeacon of the Downs   Mark lives next to St James in Toowoomba, and is responsible for overseeing ministry within the whole Parish of St James Toowoomba, including both St Anne's Church in Highfields and St James' Church in Toowoomba.  He most often leads worship services in Toowoomba, but you'll find Mark regularly taking services at Highfields as well. Mark's office is at the Parish Centre in Toowoomba.   Phone 07 4639 1858 | Mobile 0419 729 233

The Venerable Mark Carlyon

Parish Priest and Rector | Archdeacon of the Downs

Mark lives next to St James in Toowoomba, and is responsible for overseeing ministry within the whole Parish of St James Toowoomba, including both St Anne's Church in Highfields and St James' Church in Toowoomba.

He most often leads worship services in Toowoomba, but you'll find Mark regularly taking services at Highfields as well. Mark's office is at the Parish Centre in Toowoomba.

Phone 07 4639 1858 | Mobile 0419 729 233

   We are very pleased to announce we will have a new Assistant Priest in our Parish, and most often leading worship services at St Anne’s in Highfields, commencing in early December 2018!     Reverend Deborah Bird , currently assisting in the Parish of Buderim, has accepted God’s call and appointment to ministry in our Parish as Assistant Priest and will live in Highfields.      Assistant Priest   The Assistant Priest lives near St Anne's in Highfields, and ministers within the whole Parish of Toowoomba St James, including both St James' Church in Toowoomba and St Anne's Church in Highfields.  The Assistant most often leads worship services at Highfields, but you'll find them regularly taking services in Toowoomba as well. The Assistant's office is at the Parish Centre in Toowoomba and, on occasion, in St Anne's office as well.  The Rector and Assisting Clergy are conducting services at St Anne's Church, and so all regular services continue in Highfields as advertised.   Phone 07 4639 1858

We are very pleased to announce we will have a new Assistant Priest in our Parish, and most often leading worship services at St Anne’s in Highfields, commencing in early December 2018!

Reverend Deborah Bird, currently assisting in the Parish of Buderim, has accepted God’s call and appointment to ministry in our Parish as Assistant Priest and will live in Highfields.

Assistant Priest

The Assistant Priest lives near St Anne's in Highfields, and ministers within the whole Parish of Toowoomba St James, including both St James' Church in Toowoomba and St Anne's Church in Highfields.

The Assistant most often leads worship services at Highfields, but you'll find them regularly taking services in Toowoomba as well. The Assistant's office is at the Parish Centre in Toowoomba and, on occasion, in St Anne's office as well.

The Rector and Assisting Clergy are conducting services at St Anne's Church, and so all regular services continue in Highfields as advertised.

Phone 07 4639 1858

Assisting Clergy

REVEREND BEV THOROGOOD

REVEREND JOHN PRYCE-DAVIES

REVEREND MATTHEW WEATHERLY

REVEREND GARTH SHAW

REVEREND DAVID SNAPE
Army Chaplain

REVEREND ALF GERLACH