Gary Woolsey

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Gary Frederick Woolsey is a retired Anglican bishop in Canada.

Woolsey was born on 16 March 1942.[1] In 1967 [2]he began his ministry as a priest-pilot in the Diocese of Keewatin. Later he held incumbencies at Big Trout Lake, Norway House and Churchill. From 1980 to 1983 he was Archdeacon of Keewatin when he was ordained to the episcopate as the 9th Bishop of Athabasca, a post he held until 1991.

In retirement Woolsey is an honorary assistant bishop in Calgary.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Who's Who 2008: London, A & C Black, 2008 ISBN 978-0-7136-8555-8
  2. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory1975-76 Lambeth, Church House, 1975 ISBN 0-19-200008-X
  3. ^ Anglican Communion
Religious titles
Preceded by
Frederick Hugh Wright Crabb
Bishop of Athabasca
1983–1991
Succeeded by
John Robert Clarke