Barry Jones (bishop)
|9th Bishop of Christchurch|
|Diocese||Roman Catholic Diocese of Christchurch|
|Successor||Paul Martin SM|
|Born||24 September 1941|
Rangiora, New Zealand
|Died||13 February 2016 (aged 74)|
Christchurch, New Zealand
Born in Rangiora, New Zealand, in 1941, Jones received his education at St Joseph's Convent Primary and St Bede's College, Christchurch. He studied for the priesthood at Holy Name Seminary (Christchurch), and at Holy Cross Seminary College, Mosgiel. He was ordained a priest on 4 July 1966, aged 24, by Bishop Ashby. On 28 June 2006 he was appointed as Coadjutor Bishop of Christchurch, and consecrated on 4 October 2006.
- "Catholic bishop of Christchurch Barry Jones dies". Stuff. 13 February 2016. Archived from the original on 16 February 2016. Retrieved 13 February 2016.
- Catholic Diocese of Christchurch website, Bishop Barry Jones (retrieved 29 January 2011)
- Catholic Hierarchy website, Bishop Barry Philip Jones (retrieved 28 January 2011).
|Catholic Church titles|
| Coadjutor Bishop of Christchurch
| 9th Bishop of Christchurch
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