Thomas Rothwell Quin, OBE (1915- 1998) was an Anglican priest.
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A priest is a religious leader authorized to perform the sacred rituals of a religion, especially as a mediatory agent between humans and one or more deities. They also have the authority or power to administer religious rites; in particular, rites of sacrifice to, and propitiation of, a deity or deities. Their office or position is the priesthood, a term which also may apply to such persons collectively.
Quin was born in 1915,educated at Trinity College, Dublin, and ordained in 1939. After a curacy at Ballymacarrett he was a Chaplain in the RAF from 1941to 1970. He was also an Honorary Chaplain to the Queen from 1967 to 1970 when he became Chaplain at St Andrew, Zürich. He was Archdeacon of Switzerland from 1970 to 1980.
A curate is a person who is invested with the care or cure (cura) of souls of a parish. In this sense, "curate" correctly means a parish priest; but in English-speaking countries the term curate is commonly used to describe clergy who are assistants to the parish priest. The duties or office of a curate are called a curacy.
Ballymacarrett or Ballymacarret is the name of both a townland and electoral ward in Belfast. The townland is in County Down and the electoral ward is part of the Pottinger district electoral area of Belfast City Council.
A chaplain is, traditionally, a cleric, or a lay representative of a religious tradition, attached to a secular institution such as a hospital, prison, military unit, school, labor union, business, police department, fire department, university, or private chapel.
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