Rev. Greg Holmes

Rev’d Greg Holmes

Churches and Schools, Nelson


Greg is an ordained Anglican priest and Science and Faith Ambassador for the Diocese of Nelson. Greg was born in Zimbabwe and grew up in South Africa. He worked in the IT industry in South Africa and then England, initially as a software engineer and then in management and consulting. Greg felt called to ordained ministry and completed his theology degree at Cambridge and his curacy with the Diocese of Portsmouth whilst also working as Young Vocations Advisor for the Bishop of Portsmouth. Greg & his family moved to Aotearoa New Zealand where he served as Vicar of Victory Parish Nelson for a number of years. He is currently completing an honours degree in Mathematics and Physics and is passionate about communicating the ways in which science and faith are mutually enriching. He is especially concerned that young people receive the right message.