Retired clergy The Ven. Geoffrey Arrand is the Retired Clergy Adviser for the more than 200 retired clergy resident in the Diocese of Lincoln. He may be contacted by email or by calling 01522 82 69 67. Geoffrey works with a Support Group of 12 other retired clergy, providing a geographical spread of contact throughout the diocese. Please contact him for details of your local representative. As well as an annual gathering for all retired clergy and their spouses (including a Eucharist, lunch and a speaker), there are social events in various venues around greater Lincolnshire. A Step-by-Step Guide to Retirement for Clergy is available here.