Gregor Duncan (bishop)

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Gregor Duncan
Gregor Duncan - Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway - 13 May 2012.jpg
Born 1950
Education University of Glasgow;
Clare College, Cambridge
Ordained 1984
Congregations served
Oakham (Curate);
Edinburgh Theological College (Chaplain);
St Columba’s, Largs (Rector);
St Ninian's, Pollokshields, Glasgow (Rector)
Offices held
Dean of Glasgow and Galloway;
Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway

Gregor Duthie Duncan is the current Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway.[1]

He was born on 11 October 1950[2] and educated at the University of Glasgow and Clare College, Cambridge. He was ordained after a period of study at Ripon College Cuddesdon in 1984 and began his career as an Assistant Curate at Oakham.[3] After this he was Chaplain of Edinburgh Theological College followed by a spells as Rector of St Columba’s, Largs,[4] and then St Ninian's, Pollokshields in Glasgow. He was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway until his elevation to the Episcopate in 2010.[5][6]



  1. ^ "Debrett’s - The Most Rev the Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway". Retrieved 20 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "GLASGOW AND GALLOWAY, Bishop of’, Who's Who 2011, A & C Black, 2011; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2010 ; online edn, Oct 2010". Retrieved 20 December 2010. 
  3. ^ Crockford's (100th edition)
  4. ^ Bertie (2000)
  5. ^ "The Very Rev Dr Gregor Duncan elected as Bishop". 16 January 2010. Retrieved 30 January 2010. 
  6. ^ "New Bishop of Glasgow & Galloway to be consecrated in Cathedral ceremony". Scottish Episcopal Church. 23 April 2010. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 


  • Bertie, David M. (2000). Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000. Edinburgh: T & T Clark. ISBN 0-5670-8746-8. OCLC 468720326. 
  • Church of England. Archbishops Council (2007). Crockford's clerical directory : a directory of the clergy of the Church of England, the Church in Wales, the Scottish Episcopal Church, the Church of Ireland. 2008/2009 (100 ed.). Church House Publishing. ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0. OCLC 505322212. 
Scottish Episcopal Church titles
Preceded by
Douglas Reid
Dean of Glasgow and Galloway
1996 - 2010
Succeeded by
Ian Barcroft
Preceded by
Idris Jones
Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway
2010 - present
Succeeded by
Current Incumbent