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Brian Colin Castle, British bishop.

Background

Castle, Brian Colin was born on September 7, 1949 in London. Son of Ernest Albert Castle and Sarah Rosetta Shepherd.

Education

Bachelor in Classics with honors, University College London, 1972. Master of Arts in Theology, University Oxford, England, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Theology, University Birmingham, England, 1989.

Career

Curate St. Nicholas', Sutton, 1977, St. Peter's, Limpsfield, 1977—1981. Priest-in-charge Chingola Church, Zambia, 1981—1984. Tutor graduate school Ecumenical Institute, Bossey, Switzerland, 1984—1985.

Vicar N. Petherton and Northmoor Green parishes, England, 1985—1992. Vice principal and director mission and ministry Ripon College, Cuddesdon, Oxford, England, 1992—2001. Bishop of Tonbridge Diocese of Rochester, England, since 2002.

Acting principal Ripon College Cuddesdon, 1993, 96. External examiner for Bachelor's of Theology University Wolverhampton, since 1999. External examiner University Birmingham, 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, fishing, cross country skiing, photography.

Connections

Married Katherine Jane Richmond, January 27, 1979. Children: Jamie, Sarah, Bethan.

father:
Ernest Albert Castle

mother:
Sarah Rosetta Shepherd

spouse:
Katherine Jane Richmond

child:
Jamie Castle

child:
Sarah Castle

child:
Bethan Castle