He read for his Bachelor at the University of East Anglia and for his BLitt at Exeter College, Oxford, graduating in 1974 and 1977 respectively. He then went on to study for his doctorate (a Doctor of Philosophy) from Oxford University and was awarded his doctorate in 1980 before training for the priesthood.
Condry has since received an Master of Business Administration through the Open University in 2002. Condry studied for the priesthood at Lincoln Theological College, being awarded his Diploma in Theology (DipTh. Accredited by the University of Nottingham) in 1981 and being ordained deacon in 1982.
He then served his three-year title post as assistant curate at Weston Favell, one year into which he was ordained a priest.
His first incumbency was as vicar at Bloxham with Milcombe and South Newington from 1985 until he became rector at the Rugby Team Ministry in 1993. In 2002, Condry was appointed Canon Treasurer at Canterbury Cathedral.
10 Downing Street announced on 19 June 2012 that Condry had been nominated suffragan Bishop of Ramsbury in the Diocese of Salisbury. He was consecrated as a bishop at Westminster Abbey on 21 September and welcomed (enthroned/installed) at Salisbury Cathedral on 23 September 2012.