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priest , Religious studies educator

Lesley Armstrong Northup, religious studies educator, priest. Ordained priest Episcopal Church. Named Canon Theologian, Bishop of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1994; recipient, State of Florida Reading Incentive Program, 1997.


Northup, Lesley Armstrong was born on December 2, 1947 in New York City, New York, United States. Son of Edmund Dwight Northup Junior and Ruth Edythe Armstrong.


Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1970. Master of Divinity, Episcopal Division School, 80. Master of Arts, Catholic University America, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy, Catholic University America, 1991.


Lecturer Howard Division School, Washington, 1984. Instructor Virginia Theological Seminary, Alexandria, 1987, University Maryland, Univesity Park, 1987—1993. Associate professor Florida International University, Miami, since 1993.

Associate clergy member St. Stephen's Church, Miami, since 1993. Editorial consultant CALCE Center, University Maryland, College Park, since 1990. With United States Naval Reserve, 1975-1999.


  • Ordained priest Episcopal Church.


Coordinator College Arts and Sciences campaign United Way, Miami, 2000—2002. Grant selection panelist Women's Fund of Miami-Dade, 2002. Panelist Viewpoint public television program, 2000—2002.

Member of History Society Angican and Episcopal, North America Academy Liturgy, American Academy Religion.


  • Other Interests

    Genealogy, homiletics.


1 child Evan Armstrong.

Edmund Dwight Northup Junior

Ruth Edythe Armstrong

Evan Armstrong Northup