Barry Curtis (bishop)

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John Barry Curtis is a retired Anglican bishop in Canada.[1]

Born on 19 June 1933,[2] he was educated at Trinity College, Toronto and ordained after a period of study at Chichester Theological College in 1959.[3] He began his ordained ministry as a curate in Pembroke, Ontario. After this he held incumbencies in Kanata, Ontario, Buckingham, Quebec, Westboro, Ottawa and Elbow Park, Calgary. He became Bishop of Calgary and Metropolitan of Rupert’s Land in 1994, retiring from both posts in 1999.


  1. ^ The Sower Archived July 6, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Who's Who 2008: London, A & C Black, 2008 ISBN 978-0-7136-8555-8
  3. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory1975-76 Lambeth, Church House, 1975 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
Religious titles
Preceded by
Morse Lamb Goodman
Bishop of Calgary
Succeeded by
Barry Craig Bates Hollowell
Preceded by
Walter Heath Jones
Metropolitan of Rupert's Land
Succeeded by
Thomas Oliver Morgan