Ronald Williams (bishop)

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Ronald Ralph Williams (1906–1979) was a Church of England bishop. He was Principal of St John's College, Durham from 1945 to 1953 and Bishop of Leicester from 1953 to 1979.

He attended the Judd School in Tonbridge, Kent.

He wrote The Perfect Law of Liberty: An Interpretation of Psalm 119.


Academic offices
Preceded by
C. S. Wallis
Principal of St John's College, Durham
1945 to 1953
Succeeded by
Jim P. Hickinbotham
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Guy Smith
Bishop of Leicester
1953 to 1979
Succeeded by
Richard Rutt