Richard Hart appears in court again on Thursday
A former vicar has appeared in court accused of a series of sexual offences against children.
Richard Hart, 60, of Beguildy, near Knighton, Powys, has been charged with gross indecency and indecent assault offences.
Dyfed-Powys Police said he appeared before magistrates in Llandrindod Wells last Thursday. No plea was entered.
Mr Hart, who was priest-in-charge of four parishes in south Powys, will appear in court again on Thursday.
Dyfed-Powys Police said: "A 60-year-old man has been charged with gross indecency and indecent assault.
"He appeared in Llandrindod Wells Magistrates' Court on 24 March 2010."