Christopher Cunliffe

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Christopher John Cunliffe [1] (born 25 September 1955) is a retired Anglican priest who served as Archdeacon of Derby [2] from his appointment in 2006 [3] until his retirement, effective 31 December 2020. [4]

He was educated at Charterhouse, Christ Church, Oxford, trained for the priesthood at Westcott House, Cambridge, and was ordained in 1983. [5]

After a curacy in Chesterfield he was a Fellow at Lincoln College, Oxford then Chaplain of the City University London. He was Selection Secretary and Vocations Officer for the advisory board of Ministry from 1991 to 1996; the Bishop of London's Advisor for Ordained Ministry from 1997 to 2003, and Chaplain to the Bishop of Bradwell until his appointment as Archdeacon. [6]

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  1. duedil
  2. Derby Anglican Archived 2013-10-16 at the Wayback Machine
  3. Church News The Times (London, England), Monday, March 13, 2006; pg. 59; Issue 68646
  4. "Resignations and retirements".
  5. Crockford's On-line Accessed by subscription 3 December 2013 12:04 GMT
  6. ‘CUNLIFFE, Ven. Christopher John’, Who's Who 2014, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2014; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2013 ; online edn, Dec 2013
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Preceded by Archdeacon of Derby