(BBC) The Reverend Philip North to be consecrated new Bishop of Burnley

The Rt Rev Philip North replaces the Rt Rev John Goddard, who retired in July.

He will pledge obedience to the Archbishop of York John Sentamu, who will lead the service at York Minster.

But because Dr Sentamu last week consecrated the Church of England’s first female bishop, the new bishop will be consecrated by another bishop.

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