Peter Lee (bishop)

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This article is about the South African Anglican bishop. For the retired Episcopal bishop, see Peter James Lee.
The Right Reverend
Peter Lee
Bishop of Christ the King
Church Anglican
Province Southern Africa
Diocese Christ the King
Installed 1990

Peter John Lee (born 5 June 1947) is an Anglican clergyman, bishop of the Diocese of Christ the King, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Educated at Gresham's School, Holt, Norfolk, The Hotchkiss School in Connecticut, and St. John's College, Cambridge, Lee was ordained in the Church of England and has worked in South Africa since 1976.[citation needed]

He worked with Archbishop Desmond Tutu as Canon Missioner of the Anglican diocese of Johannesburg before being elected as bishop of the new Diocese of Christ the King. Lee retired in Jun 2016, The electoral college whose job it was to elect a successor failed to do so. The synod of bishops of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa will appoint a successor at their meeting in 2016.[1]



Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Conger, George (30 June 2016). "SA episcopal election fails to select candidate". Anglican Ink. Retrieved 2016-07-31. 
  2. ^ Shayi 1987, p. 31.
  3. ^ Williams 2006.
Anglican Church of Southern Africa titles
New diocese Bishop of Christ the King