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Churchwardens are officers of the Bishop and trustees of a charity, usually acting as a pair, elected by the parishioners annually, to encourage the congregation, be spiritual leaders among the laity, and cooperate with the incumbent.

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Churchwardens are vital to the health and wellbeing of our church communities.

Churchwardens are representatives of the laity, supporters of the clergy, officers of the bishop, trustees of a charity, and leaders in mission and ministry, with a special role in leading worship and in vacancies.