Timothy Yeats

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Tim Yates
Born1935 (1935)
Died16 January 2016(2016-01-16) (aged 80–81)
NationalityBritish
Academic work
Discipline Theology
Sub-discipline Missiology
Institutions Cranmer Hall, Durham

Timothy Yates (1935 – 16 January 2016) was a British canon, theological educator, missiologist and historian. [1]

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Yates was the Warden of Cranmer Hall, the Anglican theological college that forms part of St John's College, Durham, from 1971 to 1979. [1] Under his headship, the college first admitted women in 1973. [2] In 1979, he wrote the first history of the college in celebration of its 70th anniversary. From 2008 until his death, he was a member of the college's Development Board, fundraising and consulting on a proposed Learning Resource Centre.

He died on 16 January 2016. [1] [3] A public service of thanksgiving was held on 2 February, [3] and a private memorial and burial was held for his family during the next school holiday.

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  2. "Death of Canon Tim Yates - Durham University". www.dur.ac.uk. Retrieved 14 May 2017.
  3. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 "Diocese of Derby - Appointments". January 2016. Retrieved 14 May 2017.