Michael Sadgrove

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Michael Sadgrove (born 13 April 1950)[1] is a noted theological author[2] and the current[3] Dean of Durham[4] and a former Dean of Sheffield Cathedral.[5]

Educated at University College School, London, and Balliol College, Oxford, he was ordained in 1975.[6] He was a Tutor at Sarum College from 1976 until 1982. Michael Sadgrove was then the Vicar of Alnwick, Northumberland, between 1982 and 1987.[7] From 1987 to 1995 he was Vice Provost, a Canon Residentiary and Precentor at Coventry Cathedral.[8] He was Provost then (from 13 April 2000)[9] Dean of Sheffield from 1995 to 2003. He is a Deputy Lieutenant of County Durham, ex officio governor of Durham University and Rector (titular head) of St Chad's College, Durham. He is married with four children.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Who's Who 2012 – SADGROVE, Michael
  2. ^ Amongst others he has written "A Picture of Faith", 1995; "A Pilgrim in Durham Cathedral", 2006; "The Eight Words of Jesus", 2007; "Wisdom and Ministry", 2008; "I Will Trust in You", 2009; "Lost Sons", 2012; "Landscapes of Faith: the Christian Heritage of North East England", 2013. web site accessed 5 August 2009
  3. ^ Durham Cathedral web-site
  4. ^ "New dean for Durham". BBC. 22 October 2002. 
  5. ^ Who's Who 2008: London, A & C Black ISBN 978-0-7136-8555-8
  6. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory 2008/2009 Lambeth, Church House Publishing ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0
  7. ^ "The Very Reverend Michael Sadgrove, MA, FRSA". Durham University. 10 September 2008. Retrieved 2009-03-21. 
  8. ^ "Coventry Cathedral" Sadgrove,M: Andover, Pitkin, 1991 ISBN 0-85372-457-1
  9. ^ "Appointments (Archived; subscription only)". Church Times (#7156). 14 April 2000. p. 24. ISSN 0009-658X. Retrieved 31 December 2014. (subscription required (help)). 
Church of England titles
Preceded by
John Gladwin
Dean of Sheffield Cathedral
1995–2003
Succeeded by
Peter Bradley
Preceded by
John Arnold
Dean of Durham
2003–present
Incumbent