Alan Williams (bishop)

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Alan Williams

Bishop of Brentwood
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Appointed14 April 2014
Installed1 July 2014
PredecessorThomas McMahon
Ordination30 April 1983
Consecration1 July 2014
by Vincent Nichols
Personal details
Born (1951-03-15) March 15, 1951 (age 68)
Lancashire, England
DenominationRoman Catholic

Alan Williams, SM (born 1951) is an English Roman Catholic prelate and 7th Bishop of Brentwood. He is a member of the Marist Order.


Williams previously served as Parish Priest at St Lawrence of Canterbury, Sidcup and as Chaplain to Sheffield Hallam University. He is a former Superior of the Marist Fathers in England, a post he held from 2000-2008[1] and has also served as a school teacher and chaplain.[2]


  1. ^ "Vatican Radio article".
  2. ^ "Brentwood welcomes new Bishop".
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Thomas McMahon
Bishop of Brentwood
Succeeded by