Standing Committee of the Diocesan Conference
The Standing Committee advises the Diocesan Conference on matters of policy and the best use of resources.
- Chairman: The Bishop of Monmouth
- Secretary: Vacant
‘Bishop’ comes from the Greek word for ‘overseer’. So a bishop is a senior Christian minister authorised to have oversight for God’s people. As well as duties given to deacons and priests, bishops confirm and ordain.