PipeChat Digest #1716 - Wednesday, December 20, 2000
Re: St. Mary-the-Virgin, NYC
  by "Bob Elms" <elmsr@albanyis.com.au>

(back) Subject: Re: St. Mary-the-Virgin, NYC From: "Bob Elms" <elmsr@albanyis.com.au> Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2000 15:15:40 +0800   Does the priest/rector really have the power to hire or fire an organist? It couldn't happen here where the appointments are made by parish councils. Any priest firing an organist for no very good reason would find himself over-ruled by the council. Bob E.     quilisma@earthlink.net wrote: > > Oh dear! Yes, you did! Go back in the archives. There was a Guild > blackball against the church for over a year after the Rector fired > Christopher Babcock with no notice.