Michael Hutchison (priest)

Michael Balfour Hutchison (18 July 1844 – 1921) was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1903 to 1920.[1]

Michael Hutchison
ChurchScottish Episcopal Church
DioceseGlasgow and Galloway
In office1903-1920
Personal details
Born(1844-07-18)18 July 1844
Glasgow, Scotland
Died1921 (1922)
Alma materUniversity of Oxford

He was born on 18 July 1844, educated at the Glasgow High School, the University of Glasgow, Worcester College, Oxford and Lincoln College, Oxford,[2] ordained deacon in 1868, and priest in 1869,[3] and was awarded the degree of Doctor of Divinity in 1905.[2] After curacies in Norwich and Paisley, he was curate in charge at St Ninian, Glasgow, then its incumbent until 1920.[1] He died in 1921.[1]

In 1888 he published Hymnos Quosdam Hodiernos in ordine Temporum Ecclesiasticorum Dispositos Vetus ad Exemplar Reddidit M.B. Hutchison,[1][4] a volume of translations of hymns into Latin verse.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d Bertie, David M. (1 November 2000). Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark Ltd. p. 308. ISBN 978-0567087461.
  2. ^ a b c "Hutchison, Very Rev. Michael Balfour". Who Was Who. Oxford University Press. 1 December 2007. Retrieved 10 March 2020.
  3. ^ Crockfords (London, OUP, 1929/30) p 738
  4. ^ Hutchison, Michael Balfour (1888). "Hymnos quosdam hodiernos in ordine temporum ecclesiasticorum dispositos vetus ad exemplar reddidit M.B. Hutchison". Retrieved 10 March 2020.
Anglican Communion titles
Preceded by Dean of Glasgow and Galloway
Succeeded by