Watson Reid

Last updated

James Watson Reid (1827 - 1891) was a Scottish Episcopalian priest: [1] he was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1890 to 1903. [2]

The seven dioceses of the Scottish Episcopal Church make up the ecclesiastical province of the Anglican Communion in Scotland. The church has, since the 18th century, held an identity distinct from that of the Presbyterian-aligned Church of Scotland.

Diocese of Glasgow and Galloway

The Diocese of Glasgow and Galloway is one of the seven dioceses of the Scottish Episcopal Church. It covers Dumfries and Galloway, Ayrshire, Lanarkshire, Dunbartonshire, Renfrewshire and west Stirlingshire. The diocesan centre is St. Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow.

He was born in 1827, educated at the University of Glasgow;and ordained in 1849. He was Chaplain to the Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway from 1849 to 1859; Priest in charge of Baillieston from 1850 to 1854; in charge of the Jordanhill Mission from 1854 to 1856; and the Incumbent at Christ Church, Glasgow from 1857 until [3] his death on 5 February 1891. [4]

University of Glasgow University located in Glasgow, Scotland and founded in 1451.

The University of Glasgow is a public research university in Glasgow, Scotland. Founded by papal bull in 1451, it is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's four ancient universities. Along with the universities of Edinburgh, Aberdeen, and St. Andrews, the university was part of the Scottish Enlightenment during the 18th century.

Chaplain Provider of pastoral care, often a minister of a religious tradition, attached to an institution

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.

The Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway is the ordinary of the Scottish Episcopal Diocese of Glasgow and Galloway.

Related Research Articles

Archbishop of Glasgow Wikimedia list article

The Archbishop of Glasgow is an archiepiscopal title that takes its name after the city of Glasgow in Scotland. The position and title was abolished by the Church of Scotland in 1689; and, in the Scottish Episcopal Church, it is now part of the Episcopal bishopric of Glasgow and Galloway. In the Roman Catholic Church, the title was restored by Pope Leo XIII in 1878.

Edward Thomas Scott Reid was a Scottish Anglican bishop who ministered in the Scottish Episcopal Church during the first half of the 20th century.

George Kennedy Buchanan Henderson was a Scottish Anglican bishop in the 20th century. He was Bishop of Argyll and The Isles and elected Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church.

William Wilson (bishop) bishop

William Scot Wilson (1806–1888) was an Anglican bishop in Scotland in the 19th century.

Francis Hamilton Moncreiff was an Anglican bishop in the 20th century.

Frederick Goldie was an Anglican bishop in the second half of the 20th century.

Gregor Duncan (bishop) Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway; Scottish Episcopalian bishop

Gregor Duthie Duncan is an Anglican bishop, who served as Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway between 2010, and 2018.

Michael Russell was the first Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway from 1837 to his death in 1848.

Alastair Iain Macdonald Haggart was an eminent Anglican priest.

David Freebairn, M.A. (1653–1739) was a Scottish clergyman who served as a minister in the Church of Scotland, before becoming a prelate in the Scottish Episcopal Church, and in which he was Bishop of Galloway (1731–1733), Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church (1731–1738) and Bishop of Edinburgh (1733–1739).

The Right Rev Dr James Walker DD FRSE was an Episcopalian bishop who served as the Bishop of Edinburgh (1830–1841) and Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church (1837–1841).

Douglas William John Reid was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1987 to 1997.

Eric Hugh Brereton, OBE was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1959 to 1962.

William Haworth was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1946 to 1959.

Philip Charles Lempriere was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1959 to 1962.

Colin Campbell im Thurn was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1921 to 1937.

Michael Balfour Hutchison was Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1903 to 1920.

John Moir (1814–1889) was a Scottish Episcopalian priest.

Alexander Henderson was a Scottish Episcopalian priest: he was the Dean of Glasgow and Galloway from 1859 until 1877.

William Wade was a Scottish Episcopalian priest.

References

  1. SCOTTISH EPISCOPAL CHURCH Glasgow Herald (Glasgow, Scotland), Thursday, 15 September 1881; Issue 221
  2. "Scottish Episcopal Clergy, 1689-2000" Bertie, D.M p595: Edinburgh T & T Clark ISBN   0-567-08746-8
  3. Present at the CONSECRATION OF THE BISHOP OF GLASGOW Caledonian Mercury (Edinburgh, Scotland), Wednesday, 27 April 1859; Issue 21712
  4. Bertie (ibid) p413
Anglican Communion titles
Preceded by
Frederick Edward Ridgeway
Dean of Glasgow and Galloway
18901903
Succeeded by
Michael Balfour Hutchison