[Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta] Bishop Rob Wright ordained four new Episcopal priests – three women and one man – during a liturgy June 22 at the Cathedral of St. Philip. All have been called to ministries within the Diocese of Atlanta.
The new priests are:
The Rev. Arlette D. Benoit, who has been called as assistant for children and youth ministry at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Atlanta. She is a graduate of General Theological Seminary, New York City.
The Rev. Robert F. Fowler III, who has been called as curate at St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church, Carrollton. He is a graduate of the School of Theology, University of the South, Sewanee, Tenn.
The Rev. Jody L. Greenwood, who will become curate at Christ Church Episcopal, Norcross. She is a graduate of Candler School of Theology at Emory University, Atlanta.
The Rev. Shirley M. Porter, who has been appointed priest in charge at St. James’ Episcopal Church, Macon. She is a graduate of Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria, Va.