Bishop of Jarrow
The Bishop of Jarrow is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Durham, in the Province of York, England. The title takes its name after the former Anglo Saxon monastery in the town of Jarrow in Tyne and Wear.
List of bishopsEdit
|Bishops of Jarrow|
|1906||1914||George Nickson||Translated to Bristol|
|1914||1924||John Quirk||(1849–1924). Formerly Suffragan Bishop of Sheffield|
|1924||1932||Samuel Knight ||(1868–1932).|
|1932||1939||James Gordon |
|1939||1944||Leslie Owen||Translated to Maidstone|
|1944||1950||Colin Dunlop||Previously Prior and Precentor of St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh|
|1950||1958||John Ramsbotham||Translated to Wakefield|
|1980||1990||Michael Ball||(b. 1932). Translated to Truro|
|2002||2007||John Pritchard||(b. 1948). Translated to Oxford|
|2007||present||Mark Bryant||(b. 1949) Retirement announced for 8 October 2018.|
- Crockford's Clerical Directory (100th ed.). London: Church House Publishing. 2007. p. 947. ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0.
- Samuel Kirshbaum Knight. National Register of Archives. Retrieved on 7 June 2008.
- With the Jarrow marchers. The Guardian, Tuesday, October 13, 1936.
- Diocese of Durham — Bishop of Jarrow to retire at next birthday (Announced 7 May 2018)