Dean of Durham

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The Dean of Durham is the "head" (primus inter pares – first among equals) and chair of the Chapter, the ruling body of Durham Cathedral. The dean and chapter are based at the Cathedral Church of Christ, Blessed Mary the Virgin and St Cuthbert of Durham in Durham. The cathedral is the mother church of the Diocese of Durham and seat of the Bishop of Durham.

List of deans

References

  1. ^ "ARCHDEACONS DEPRIVED UNDER QUEEN ELIZABETH" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-10. 
  2. ^ Guardian obituary – Peter Baelz
  3. ^ Durham Cathedral — Special Service — Installation of the new Dean (Accessed 30 June 2016)

Sources

  • British History – Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541–1857, Vol. 11 – Deans of Durham
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