Bishop of Lichfield

Bishop of Lichfield

Lord Bishop of Lichfield
Rt Revd Jonathan Gledhill

Parliamentary Spokesperson for:

Criminal Justice; Europe

Overseas Partner Dioceses in the Anglican Communion:

West Malaysia, Kuching and Sabah (Malaysia)
Qu'Appelle (Canada)
Mecklenburg (Germany)

House of Lords Activity:

Entered House of Lords, 2009


Biographical Details:

Year of birth, 1949.

Keele University: BA 1972; Honorary Doctorate, 2007
Trinity College, Bristol: 1972
Bristol University: MA 1975
Deacon: 1975
Priest: 1976
Curate, Marple All Saints, Chester: 1975-1978
Curate, Folkestone Holy Trinity Christ Church, Canterbury: 1978-1983
Vicar, Canterbury St Mary Bredin: 1983-1996
Tutor, Canterbury School of Min.: 1983-1996
Rural Dean, Canterbury: 1988-1994
Honorary Canon, Canterbury Cathedral: 1992-1996
Suffragan Bishop, Southampton, Winchester: 1996-2003
Bishop of Lichfield: 2003 -

Contact details:

The Rt Revd Lord Bishop of Lichfield
House of Lords

Bishop's House
The Close
WS13 7LG


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