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educator , priest

Harold Thomas Lewis, American priest, educator. Ordained priest Episcopal Church, 1971. Research fellow Cambridge University, England, 1972-1973, Yale University, New Haven, 1990-1991, Episcopal Church Foundation fellow, New York City, 1978. Member parents council, parents fund committee Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts; Member The Williams Club, Yale Club of New York City, Sigma Pi Phi.

Background

Lewis, Harold Thomas was born on February 21, 1947 in Brooklyn. Son of Frank Walston and Muriel Kathleen (Worrell) Lewis.

Education

Bachelor, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1967. Master of Divinity, Yale University, 1971. Doctor of Divinity, Berkeley Division School, 1991.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Birmingham, England, 1994.

Career

Social worker, Department Social Superior vena cava syndrome, New York City, 1967-1968;overseas missionary, Diocese of Honduras, 1971-1972;rector, St. Monica's Episcopal Church, Washington, 1973-1982;associate priest, St. Luke's Episcopal Church, New Haven, since 1983;professor homiletics, Mercer School Theology, Garden City, New York, since 1988;executive director, Episcopal Commission Black Ministries, New York City, 1983-1994. Member racial justice working group National Council Churches, New York City, since 1987, member executive committee prophetic justice unit, since 1987. Vice Chairman of the Board Berkeley Division School, New Haven, 1982-1991.

Adjunct Professor homiletics New York Theological Seminary, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Episcopal Church, 1971.

Works

Membership

Member parents council, parents fund committee Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts. Member The Williams Club, Yale Club of New York City, Sigma Pi Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music (piano, organ).

Connections

Married Claudette Nathalie Richards, February 7, 1970. 1 child, Justin Craig.

father:
Frank Walston Lewis

mother:
Muriel Kathleen (Worrell) Lewis

spouse:
Claudette Nathalie Richards

child:
Justin Craig Lewis