The Bishop of Repton is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Derby, in the Province of Canterbury, England.[1] The title takes its name after Repton, a large village in Derbyshire; the See was erected under the Suffragans Nomination Act 1888 by Order in Council dated 18 May 1965.[2]

List of bishops

Bishops of Repton
From Until Incumbent Notes
1965 1977 Warren Hunt
1977 1985 Stephen Verney
1985 1999 Henry Richmond
1999 2007 David Hawtin
2007 2015 Humphrey Southern [3] became Principal of Ripon College Cuddesdon from 1 April 2015[4]
2016 2020 Jan McFarlane Consecrated 29 June 2016;[5][6] became a Canon Residentiary of Lichfield Cathedral[7] and honorary assistant bishop of Lichfield[8] on 3 April 2020.[9]
2021 present Malcolm Macnaughton Consecrated 14 April 2021.[10]

References

  1. ^ Crockford's Clerical Directory (100th ed.). London: Church House Publishing. 2007. p. 948. ISBN 978-0-7151-1030-0.
  2. ^ "No. 43654". The London Gazette (Supplement). 18 May 1965. p. 4859.
  3. ^ Meet your Bishops: Rt Rev'd Humphrey Southern Archived May 17, 2008, at the Wayback Machine. Retrieved on 10 June 2008.
  4. ^ Ripon College Cuddeson – Appointment of new Principal Archived 2014-11-29 at the Wayback Machine (Accessed 18 November 2014)
  5. ^ Diocese of Derby — The Bishop of Repton (Accessed 26 February 2016)
  6. ^ Twitter — Adrian Harris (Accessed 29 June 2016)
  7. ^ "New Canon Custos at Lichfield Cathedral". lichfield-cathedral.org. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  8. ^ "UK news in brief". www.churchtimes.co.uk. 31 January 2020. Retrieved 7 February 2020.
  9. ^ @BpJanMc (3 April 2020). "Thanks to modern technology I am now officially commissioned as Canon Custos @LichfieldCath and Assistant Bishop…" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  10. ^ "Bishop Malcolm installed at Derby Cathedral - Diocese of Derby".