Deanery of Reading

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The Deanery of Reading lies within the Church of England Archdeaconry of Berkshire in the Diocese of Oxford. As of 2007, there were reported to be 3,428 members of churches within the deanery.[1]


Deans[edit]

Rural deans
  • 1859 Rev. John Wilder[2]
Area deans
  • - 2013 Canon Brian Shenton[3]
  • 2014 - Revd Stephen Pullin [3]

Churches[edit]

There are 39 churches in the Deanery of Reading, as of 2015:

  1. St Mary The Virgin, Beech Hill
  2. Caversham Park (LEP)
  3. St Andrew, Caversham
  4. St John the Baptist, Caversham
  5. St Peter, Caversham
  6. St Nicolas, Earley
  7. St Peter, Earley
  8. St Barnabas, Emmer Green
  9. Trinity Church, Lower Earley
  10. St Margaret's, Mapledurham
  11. All Saints, Reading
  12. Christ Church, Reading
  13. Greyfriars, Reading
  14. Holy Trinity, Reading
  15. Minister of St Mary the Virgin, Reading
  16. New Hope Community Church, Reading
  17. St Agnes, Reading
  18. St Barnabas, Reading
  19. St Bartholomew, Reading
  20. St Giles, Reading
  21. St John the Evangelist and St Stephen, Reading
  22. St Laurence, Reading
  23. St Luke, Reading
  24. St Mark, Reading
  25. St Matthews, Reading
  26. St Paul, Reading
  27. St Mary's, Shinfield
  28. St Michael's & All Angels, Spencer's Wood
  29. All Saints, Swallowfield
  30. Cornwell Community Church, Tilehurst
  31. St Birinus Mission, Tilehurst
  32. St Catherine of Sienna, Tilehurst
  33. St George, Tilehurst
  34. St Mary Magdalen, Tilehurst
  35. St Michael, Tilehurst
  36. Airfield, Woodley
  37. Emmanuel, Woodley
  38. St James, Woodley
  39. St John the Evangelist, Woodley

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Electoral Roll Summary". Diocese of Oxford. 2008-06-23. 
  2. ^ The Oxford Diocesan Calendar and Clergy List. John Henry and James Parker. 1859. p. 118. 
  3. ^ a b http://www.xnmedia.co.uk/index.php/news/reading/item/1883-reading-welcomes-new-area-dean

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