Archdeacon of Dublin installed as Canon Treasurer of St Patrick’s Cathedral
The Archdeacon of Dublin, the Venerable David Pierpoint, was installed as Canon Treasurer of the National Cathedral and Collegiate Church of Saint Patrick, Dublin, on Sunday last (September 23).
The installation by the Dean, the Very Revd William Morton, took place in the context of Choral Evensong sung by the cathedral choir.
The new Canon Treasurer served in St Patrick’s Cathedral as a boy chorister, a Sunday tenor singer and later as a verger. He is a past pupil of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral Choir School and Saint Patrick’s Cathedral Grammar School. He has been the Vicar of the Christ Church Cathedral Group of Parishes since 1995. Archdeacon Pierpoint succeeds Canon Horace McKinley, former Rector of Whitechurch.