Dominic Walker (bishop)
|Bishop of Monmouth|
|Diocese||Diocese of Monmouth|
|Other posts||Area Bishop of Reading (1997–2002)|
|Birth name||Dominic Edward William Murray Walker|
|Born||28 June 1948|
|Alma mater||King's College London
Heythrop College, London.
Walker began his ministry with a curacy at St Faith's Southwark after which he was domestic chaplain to the Bishop of Southwark, Rector of Newington St Mary, Vicar of St Peter Brighton and Rural Dean of Brighton.
Walker was appointed area Bishop of Reading in 1997 and then became Bishop of Monmouth in the Church in Wales in 2003, succeeding the Most Reverend Rowan Williams, who moved to the Church of England to become Archbishop of Canterbury.
Walker is a member of the Oratory of the Good Shepherd. His last episcopal seat was held at Newport Cathedral. At the end of 2012, it was announced that Walker was due to retire, and he did so on June 30th, 2013.
- Debrett's People of Today London, 2008 Debrett's, ISBN 978-1-870520-95-9
- BBC Wales story
- Who's Who 2008: London, A & C Black ISBN 978-0-7136-8555-8
- Church information
- Crockford's Clerical Directory 2008/2009 Lambeth, Church House Publishing ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0
- "Bishop to retire in June 2013". Church in Wales. Retrieved 15 April 2013.
|Church of England titles|
John Bone (bishop)
|Bishop of Reading
|Church in Wales titles|
|Bishop of Monmouth
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