Teachers certified, Culham College, Oxford, England, 1949. Bachelor's Degree, St. Peter's College, Jamaica, 1956. Student, McGill University, 1958.
Doctor of Divinity, University Berkeley/Yale, 1978. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Montreal Diocesan Theological College, 1997. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), St. Paul's College, Virginia, 1998.
Teacher, Government School, Jamaica, 1949-1952; assistant master, Kingston (Jamaica) College, 1952-1953, 58-67; chaplain, Kingston (Jamaica) College, 1962-1963; deacon, Diocese of Jamaica, 1956; priest, Diocese of Jamaica, 1957; assistant curate, St. Peter's Vere, Kingston, 1956-1957; priest-in-charge, Manchioneal Cure, Jamaica, 1960; chaplain, Jamaica Defense Force, 1963-1967; principal, Church Teacher's College, Mandeville, Jamaica, 1967-1970; bishop, Diocese of Antigua, 1970; archbishop, Province of the West Indies, since 1986.
Served with Royal Air Force, 1944-1947.
Married Olga Daphne Wright, January 3, 1959. Children: Richard Anthony, Howard Andrew, Jonathan Mark.