Richard Rogers (1532/33 – 1597) was an eminent 16th-century priest.
Richard Rogers was educated at Christ's College, Cambridge.In 1559, Rogers was made archdeacon of St Asaph, and on 15 May 1569 he was consecrated Suffragan Bishop of Dover. After his death no more Suffragan Bishops were appointed until 1870. He was the Dean of Canterbury from 1584 till his death.
A suffragan bishop is a type of bishop in some Christian denominations.
The Diocese of St Albans forms part of the Province of Canterbury in England and is part of the wider Church of England, in turn part of the worldwide Anglican Communion.
The Diocese of Canterbury is a Church of England diocese covering eastern Kent which was founded by St. Augustine of Canterbury in 597. The diocese is centred on Canterbury Cathedral and is the oldest see of the Church of England.
The Bishop of Bedford is an episcopal title used by a Church of England suffragan bishop who, under the direction of the Diocesan Bishop of St Albans, oversees 150 parishes in Luton and Bedfordshire.
Sir Thomas Goodrich was an English ecclesiastic and statesman who was Bishop of Ely from 1534 until his death.
Westcott House is an Anglican theological college based on Jesus Lane in the centre of the university city of Cambridge in the United Kingdom. Its main activity is training people for ordained ministry in the Church of England and other Anglican churches. Westcott House is a founding member of the Cambridge Theological Federation. The college is considered by many to be Liberal Catholic in its tradition, but it accepts ordinands from a range of traditions in the Church of England.
Bishop Richard David Say KCVO was the Bishop of Rochester in the Church of England from 1961 to 1988. He was often noted for his height.
The Bishop of Dover is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Canterbury, England. The title takes its name after the town of Dover in Kent. The Bishop of Dover holds the additional title of "Bishop in Canterbury" and is empowered to act almost as if the Bishop of Dover were the diocesan bishop of Canterbury, since the actual diocesan bishop is based at Lambeth Palace in London, and thus is frequently away from the diocese, fulfilling national and international duties. Among other things, this gives the Bishop of Dover an ex officio seat in the church's General Synod. There is another suffragan, the Bishop of Maidstone, who has different responsibilities.
Trevor Willmott is a British retired bishop in the Church of England. He served as Bishop of Basingstoke from 2002 to 2009 and then Bishop of Dover from 2010 until his retirement in 2019. In retirement, he remains bishop for the Channel Islands.
Frederick Edward Ridgeway was an Anglican bishop from 1901 until his death 20 years later.
George Rodney Eden was an Anglican bishop, Bishop of Dover and then Bishop of Wakefield.
John Richard Allan Llewellin is a retired Anglican bishop in the Church of England.
Herbert Edward Jones was an English clergyman, the second Suffragan Bishop of Lewes and Archdeacon of Chichester.
Henry Henn was a Church of England bishop. He was the third Bishop of Burnley from 1909 to 1931.
Richard Ingworth or Richard Yngworth, prior of Langley, was appointed Bishop of Dover under the provisions of the Suffragan Bishops Act 1534 in 1537, a post he held until his death eight years later. As Bishop of Dover, Yngworth acted as the agent for Henry VIII and Thomas Cromwell in obtaining the surrender of the friaries; as part of the suppression of the monasteries, nunneries and friaries of England and Wales
Edward Parry was a Bishop of Dover.
Thomas Stevens FSA was an Anglican bishop, the first Bishop of Barking.
John Hugh Granville Randolph was the Bishop of Guildford and then Dean of Salisbury in the Church of England in the first decades of the 20th century.
John Chambers was an English Benedictine, the last Abbot of Peterborough and first Bishop of Peterborough.
Edward Boys (1599–1667) was an English divine.