Jack Brewer (bishop)

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Bishop John Brewer (24 November 1929–10 June 2000) was the fourth Roman Catholic Bishop of Lancaster, England. He was ordained a priest in the Diocese of Shrewsbury, where he became Auxiliary Bishop on 28 July 1971.

Brewer became Coadjutor Bishop of Lancaster on 15 November 1983 and, following the retirement of Brian Charles Foley, was installed as Bishop of Lancaster on 22 May 1985. He died of cancer, while still in office, on 10 June 2000 and was succeeded on 4 July 2001 by Patrick O'Donoghue.

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Religious titles
Preceded by
Brian Charles Foley
Bishop of Lancaster
1985-2000
Succeeded by
Patrick O'Donoghue