Stephen George PLATTEN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-05-17
Education Stationers' Co's Sch, Univ of London (BEd), Trinity Coll Oxford (DipTh, BD), Cuddesdon Theol Coll
Books & Publications Deacons in the Ministry of the Church (contrib, 1987), Ethics - Our Choices (sr ed, 1989), Spirituality and Psychology (contrib, 1990), Say One for Me (contrib, ed A W Carr, 1992), Pilgrims (1996), Spirit and Tradition: An Essay on Change (with George Pattison, 1996), Augustine's Legacy: Authority and Leadership in Anglicanism (1997), New Soundings (ed with Graham James and Andrew Chandler, 1997), Flagships of the Spirit (ed with Christopher Lewis, 1998), Seeing Ourselves (ed and contrib, 1998), The Pilgrim Guide to Norwich (1998), Cathedrals and Abbeys of England (1999), The Retreat of the State (ed and contrib, 1999), Ink and Spirit (ed and contrib, 2000), Runcie: On Reflection (2002), A New Dictionary of Liturgy and Worship (contrib, 2002), Jesus in History, Thought and Culture (contrib, 2003), Open Government (ed, 2003), Anglicanism and the Western Christian Tradition (ed and contrib, 2003), In Search of Humanity and Deity: A Celebration of John Macquarrie's Theology (contrib, 2006), Dreaming Spires: Cathedrals and a New Age (ed and contrib), Rebuilding Jerusalem (2007), Vocation: Singing the Lord's Song (2007), Reinhold Niebuhr and Contemporary Politics (ed with Richard Harries and contrib, 2010), Comfortable Words: Polity, Piety and the Book of Common Prayer (ed and contrib, 2012), Unity in Process: Reflections on Ecumenical Activity (contrib, 2012); author of contribs to theol and educnl jls
Recreations reading, music, walking, Northumberland, Land Rovers
Clubs Athenaeum
Style The Rt Rev Stephen Platten
Career with Shell International Petroleum Co Ltd 1966-68; ordained: deacon 1975, priest 1976; asst curate St Andrew Headington Oxford 1975-78, chaplain and tutor Lincoln Theol Coll 1978-82, diocesan dir of ordinands and canon residentiary Portsmouth Cathedral 1983-89, dir of post-ordination trg and continuing ministerial educn Dio of Portsmouth 1984-89, hon canon Canterbury Cathedral 1990-95, Archbishop of Canterbury's sec for ecumenical affairs 1990-95, anglican sec Anglican-RC International Cmmn (II) 1990-95, dean of Norwich 1995-2003, bishop of Wakefield 2003-14, rector St Michael Cornhill City of London 2014-; hon asst bishop Dio of London 2014-; min provincial Euro Province 3 Order Soc of St Francis 1991-96; memb Faith & Order Advsy Gp of C of E 2000-10, chm C of E Liturgical Cmmn 2005-, memb Cathedrals Fabric Cmmn of England 2005-, chm Faith and Order Cmmn 2010- (memb 2010-12); chm Soc for Study of Christian Ethics 1983-88, guestmaster Nikaean Club 1990-95, dir SCM Press 1990-2004, chm SCM-Canterbury Press 2001-; memb Cncl Hymns Ancient and Modern 1998- (chm 2014-), memb Order of St John Chapter to South and West Yorks Priory 2003-14; memb House of Lords 2009-14; tstee Media Standards Tst; memb Georgian Gp 2014-; Cheney lecture Yale 1998, Warburton lecture Lincolns Inn 2004; Liveryman Worshipful Co of Stationers and Newspapermakers 2004- (memb Ct 2011-); Hon DLitt UEA 2003
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