Bishop of Lincoln, Rt Revd Christopher Lowson

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POLITICAL INTERESTS:

Regeneration of communities; environment, food and rural affairs; defence (air force)

HOUSE OF LORDS ACTIVITY:

Entered House of Lords in 2017 as the Bishop of Lincoln

Speeches, questions and votes here.

BIOGRAPHICAL DETAILS:

Year of birth, 1953

King’s College London Associateship of King’s College (Theology): 1975
Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, California (Master of Sacred Theology) and Ordination as Deacon: 1977
Ordination as Priest: 1978
Assistant Curate, Richmond, Surrey: 1978-1982
Priest in Charge, Holy Trinity, Eltham: 1982-1983
Chaplain, Avery Hill College: 1982-1985
Vicar, Holy Trinity, Eltham: 1983-1991
Chaplain, Thames Polytechnic: 1985-1991
Vicar, Petersfield and Rector, Buriton: 1991-1999
Rural Dean, Petersfield: 1995-1999
Heythrop College, University of London (Master of Theology in Pastoral Theology): 1996
Archdeacon of Portsmouth and then Archdeacon of Portsdown: 1999-2006
Cardiff Law School (Master of Laws in Canon Law): 2003
Director, Ministry Division, Archbishop’s Council: 2006-2011
Priest Vicar, Westminster Abbey: 2006-2011
Bishop of Lincoln: 2011 –

Biography on UK Parliament website (including Register of Interests)

CONTACT:

Lords:
The Rt Revd Lord Bishop of Lincoln
House of Lords
London
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Diocese:
Edward King House
Minster Yard
Lincoln
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Twitter: @BishopofLincoln

More information about the bishop and his ministry can be found on the Lincoln Diocesean website.