Diocese of Connor (Church of Ireland)
The Diocese of Connor is in the Province of Armagh of the Church of Ireland.
Christianity has been present in Connor Diocese for over 1500 years. Tradition holds that St. Patrick herded sheep on S...
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Bishop of Connor
The Bishop of Connor is an episcopal title which takes its name after the village of Connor in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The title is currently used by the Church of Ireland, but in the Roman C...
Bishop of Connor - Wikipedia
Robert Price (bishop)
Robert Price (died 1666) was an Anglican bishop in Ireland. He was Dean of Connor from 1640 to 1660, and became Bishop of Ferns and Leighlin in 1661. He was nominated Bishop of Bangor in 1665, but die...
Francis Marsh
The Most Reverend Francis Marsh (23 October 1626 – 16 November 1693) was Archbishop of Dublin from 1682 to 1693.He had previously been Dean of Connor (1660–1661), Dean of Armagh (1661–1667), Bishop of...
Samuel Crooks
The Very Reverend Samuel Bennett Crooks, OBE, TD MA was Dean of Belfast in the last third of the 20th century.He was born on 20 January 1920 into an ecclesiastical family (his father was the Rev. S. B...
Dean of Connor
The Dean of Connor is based at Christ Church Cathedral, Lisburn in the Diocese of Connor (Church of Ireland) within the Church of Ireland. The chapter is however known as the Chapter of St Saviours, C...
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Lex Fair
James Alexander (Lex) Fair (1926-1995 ) was Dean of Connor from 1990 until 1995.Born in 1926 he was educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1950. After curacies in Monaghan and Portado...
Dean of Belfast
The Dean of Belfast is the senior official of St Anne's Cathedral in the city of Belfast, Northern Ireland and head of the Chapter, its governing body.
Cuthbert Peacocke
Cuthbert Irvine Peacocke TD (26 April 1903 – 6 April 1994) was the 8th Bishop of Derry and Raphoe, retiring in 1975. Peacocke was born at St Mary’s Rectory, Dublin. He was educated at Saint Columba's ...
John Shearer (priest)
John (Jack) Shearer (30 December 1926 – 12 January 2001), OBE was a Church of Ireland clergyman and the Dean of Belfast cathedral.He was born in Belfast and educated at Belfast Technical High Sc...
Norman Barr (priest)
William Norman Cochrane Barr was Dean of Connor from 1981 to 1990.Born in 1920, he was educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1946. After curacies in Ballymena and Belfast he held incu...
Gilbert Wilson (bishop)
The Rt Rev William Gilbert Wilson (23 January 1918 – 21 June 1999) was Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin and Ardagh from 1981 to 1993. Educated at Belfast Royal Academy and Trinity College, Dublin and ord...
Henry Brett (priest)
Henry Robert Brett was Dean of Belfast in the second quarter of the 20th century. Ordained in 1893, his first posts were curacies at Coleraine and Belfast after which he was Vicar of St Peter’s Belfa...
Thomas Collins (bishop)
Thomas Gibson George Collins was Bishop of Meath for a short time in the second quarter of the 20th century.Ordained in 1896, he was firstly a curate at Maralin before becoming Rector of Rathfriland ...
Theophilus Blakely
Theophilus Blakely was an Irish Anglican priest: he was Dean of Connor from 1811 to 1824; Dean of Achonry from 1824 to 1839; and Dean of Down from then until his death on 1 December 1855.
William Kerr (bishop)
William Shaw Kerr was an Irish Anglican bishop, the first Bishop of Down and Dromore in the Church of Ireland.Kerr was born in 1873 and educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1897, his f...
St Anne's Cathedral, Belfast
St Anne's Cathedral, also known as Belfast Cathedral, is a cathedral of the Church of Ireland in Donegall Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is unusual in serving two separate dioceses (Connor and ...
St Anne's Cathedral, Belfast - Wikipedia
Charles D'Arcy
Charles Frederick D'Arcy (2 January 1859 – 1 February 1938) was a Church of Ireland bishop. He was the Bishop of Clogher from 1903 to 1907 when he was translated to become Bishop of Ossory, Fer...
Charles Grierson
Charles Thornton Primrose Grierson was an eminent Irish clergyman in the first third of the 20th century. Ordained in 1881, he began his career with a curacy at Kells, after which he was Rector of S...
John Robinson (priest)
The Very Reverend John Joseph Robinson, MA was Dean of Belfast in the first decades of the 20th century.He was born in Dublin in 1852, educated at Trinity College, Dublin and ordained in 1875. His ...
Cyril Elliott
Robert Cyril Hamilton Glover Elliott (known as Cyril; 1890–1977) was an eminent Irish clergyman in the middle of the 20th century. Ordained in 1915, he began his career as a Chaplain to the Forces, af...
Frederick John Rusk
Frederick John Rusk was Dean of Connor from 1995 until 1998.Born in 1928 he was educated at Queen's University Belfast and ordained in 1954. After curacies in Ballymoney and Belfast he held incumben...
Henry O'Hara
Henry Stewart O’Hara (1843–1923) was an eminent Church of Ireland priest in the last decades of the 19th century and the early ones of the 20th.O’Hara was born on September 6, 1843 into an ecclesias...