Chaplain-General of Prisons

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The Chaplain-General of Prisons is the head of the Church of England's chaplaincy to prisons. He is also an ex officio member of the House of Clergy of the General Synod.

Chaplains-general[edit]

Smith was the first chaplain-general.
The post of archdeacon to HM Prisons was created in 1982 and consistently held by the CG.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The London Gazette: (Supplement) no. 42870. p. 14. 1 January 1963. Retrieved 17 March 2014
  2. ^ The Telegraph – Obituaries, Leslie Lloyd Rees (Accessed 17 March 2014)
  3. ^ The Independent – Obituary: Percy Ashford (Accessed 17 March 2014)
  4. ^ Ashford, Percival Leonard. Who Was Who. 1920–2007 (December 2012 online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. Retrieved 17 March 2014. 
  5. ^ "Pound KS". Crockford's Clerical Directory (online ed.). Church House Publishing. Retrieved 17 March 2014.  (subscription required)[dead link]
  6. ^ Pound, Keith Salisbury. Who's Who 2014 (December 2013 online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. Retrieved 17 March 2014. 
  7. ^ Fleming, David. Who's Who 2014 (December 2013 online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. Retrieved 17 March 2014. 
  8. ^ Noblett, William. Who's Who 2014 (December 2013 online ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc. Retrieved 17 March 2014. 
  9. ^ Church of England – Bishop of Rochester to be next Bishop of Prisons (Accessed 17 March 2014)
  10. ^ Anglican Communion News Service – Archbishop Welby licenses Prison Chaplain-General (Accessed 29 October 2014)

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