Colin Scott (bishop)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Colin Scott
Bishop of Hulme
Diocese Diocese of Manchester
In office 1984–1998
Predecessor David Galliford
Successor Stephen Lowe
Other posts Honorary assistant bishop in Leicester (1999–2011)
Orders
Ordination c. 1958 (deacon); c. 1959 (priest)
Consecration 1984
Personal details
Born (1933-05-14)14 May 1933
Died 1 April 2014(2014-04-01) (aged 80)[1]
Denomination Anglican
Parents Kenneth & Marion
Spouse Margaret MacKay (m. 1958)
Children 1 son; 2 daughters
Alma mater Queens' College, Cambridge

Colin John Fraser Scott (14 May 1933 – 1 April 2014)[1][2] was the Bishop of Hulme from 1984 until 1998.[3]

Scott was educated at Berkhamsted School and Queens' College, Cambridge (becoming a Cambridge Master of Arts {MA(Cantab)}). After curacies at St Barnabas, Clapham Common[4] and St James, Hatcham [5] he was Vicar of St Mark, Kennington.[6] Following this he was Vice-Chairman of the Southwark Diocesan Pastoral Committee and then (his final appointment before elevation to the Episcopate) Team Rector of Sanderstead.[7] In retirement he served the Church as an Assistant Bishop within the Diocese of Leicester. He was a prominent member of the Anglican Pacifist Fellowship.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Diocese of Manchester – Bishop Colin Scott (Accessed 23 April 2014)
  2. ^ ‘SCOTT, Rt Rev. Colin John Fraser’, Who's Who 2012, A & C Black, 2012; online edition, Oxford University Press, December 2011 [1], accessed 10 July 2012
  3. ^ Retirement announced
  4. ^ Church
  5. ^ Crockford's clerical directory, 1995” (Lambeth,Church House ISBN 0-7151-8088-6)
  6. ^ ”Debrett's People of Today 1992” (London, Debrett's) ISBN 1-870520-09-2)
  7. ^ Work in Southwark
Church of England titles
Preceded by
David Galliford
Bishop of Hulme
1984–1998
Succeeded by
Stephen Lowe