The Reverend Liz Richens Incumbent The Rev. Liz Richens has been a priest in the Diocese of Rupert’s Land since 2009, during which time she has served in several churches, including the successful merger of three churches into a new parish and mission center.
She received a B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Winnipeg, followed by her Master of Divinity at Trinity College, University of Toronto. She continues to study, attending conferences and reading on a regular basis in order to keep up to date on contemporary theology. She also has been increasing her knowledge in the secular sectors with courses on communication, physical and mental first aid, as well as project management.
Rev. Liz has been married to her husband Andy, a tattoo artist, for 13 years and has an eight year old son named Sydney. Their home also includes a canine companion named Harley.
She has travelled extensively, notably throughout Canada, Israel and Japan. Although she hasn’t travelled too much recently, their family normally hosts international students and they enjoy meeting the people and having the experience of this ministry of hospitality.
Rev. Liz is also a Scout leader with the Cub Scouts, including her son, and together they spend time planning adventures, paddling and camping. Their family also goes camping throughout the year. Other hobbies and activities Rev. Liz enjoys are gardening, reading in her hammock, baking, and a variety of needlework. During COVID she has spent the majority of her time homeschooling her son, expanding her garden and completing a variety of sewing projects.