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Clayton Leslie Morris, American priest. Ordained priest Episcopal Church, 1971. Member North America Academy Liturgy, Association Anglican Musicians, Association Diocesan Liturgy and Music Communications, Consultation on Common Texts, Associated Parishes Council.

Background

Morris, Clayton Leslie was born on June 23, 1946 in Eugene, Oregon, United States. Son of Joseph William Morris and Betty Fern (Rasmussen) Morris Darby.

Education

Bachelor Music, Willamette University, 1968. Master of Arts in Theology, Graduate Theological Union, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy in Theology, Graduate Theological Union, 1986.

Master of Divinity, Church Division School, 1971.

Career

Associate priest, St. Andrew's Church, Saratoga, California, 1971-1974;rector, St. Mark's Church, King City, California, 1974-1979;organist, choirmaster, St. Paul's Church, Oakland, California, 1979-1980;teaching fellow, instructor, Church Division School, Berkeley, 1979-1986;director music, All Souls Church, Berkeley, California, 1980-1986;associate rector, St. Mark's Church, Palo Alto, California, 1986-1991;staff officer liturgy and music, Episcopalian Church Center, New York, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Episcopal Church, 1971.

Membership

Member North America Academy Liturgy, Association Anglican Musicians, Association Diocesan Liturgy and Music Communications, Consultation on Common Texts, Associated Parishes Council.

Connections

Married Mary Susan Pacquer, December 30, 1968. Children: Andrea Christine, Jonathan William.

father:
Joseph William Morris Darby

mother:
Betty Fern (Rasmussen) Morris Darby

spouse:
Mary Susan Pacquer

child:
Andrea Christine Morris

child:
Jonathan William Morris