The Rev’d Ruth Hanlon is the daughter of an Anglican Minister, who grew up in country Victoria and Melbourne. She studied a Bachelor of Arts and Social Work at Monash University. After marrying Michael, they lived in the U.K. for 8 years during which time Michael was ordained in the Church of England. They have four children from the ages of 12-21 years. Ruth has a background in social work and community palliative care and has completed a Masters of Divinity at Ridley College Melbourne. She was recently ordained deacon at St Paul’s Cathedral in Melbourne. Ruth has a passion to share the gospel and the love, compassion and grace of Christ. Ruth is very much looking forward to moving to Hobart and having the opportunity to minister through the Cathedral. Please pray for Ruth, Michael and their family as they prepare for their move to Tasmania after Easter.
Her first Sunday at the Cathedral will be Sunday April 24.