Archdeacon of Norwich

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The Archdeacon of Norwich is a senior ecclesiastical officer in the Church of England Diocese of Norwich, who exercises supervision of clergy and responsibility for church buildings within the geographical area of her or his archdeaconry.

History[edit]

The ancient Archdeaconry of Norwich has been an ecclesiastical jurisdiction within the Diocese of Norwich since its creation around 1100 – at which time the first archdeacons were being appointed across the nation.

List of archdeacons[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 28535. p. 7089. 26 September 1911. Retrieved 31 May 2014.

Sources[edit]

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