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Gordon Mursell

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In office  2005–2010
Name  Gordon Mursell
Predecessor  Christopher Hill
Denomination  Anglican
Role  Bishop of Stafford
Consecration  2005
Parents  Philip & Sheena
Diocese  Diocese of Lichfield
Spouse  Anne Muir (m. 1989)
Successor  Geoff Annas

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Other posts  Honorary assistant bishop in Glasgow & Galloway (2010–present)Provost (1999–2002/3) then Dean of Birmingham (2002/3–2005)
Ordination  1973 (deacon); 1974 (priest)
Born  4 May 1949 (age 66) (1949-05-04)
Books  English Spirituality: From 170, The Story of Christian Spirituality, Praying in Exile, Word

Education  Brasenose College, Oxford

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Alfred Gordon Mursell (born 4 May 1949) is a retired British Anglican bishop and author. From 2005 to 2010, he was the Bishop of Stafford in the Church of England.


Mursell was educated at Ardingly College and Brasenose College, Oxford. Ordained in 1974 he began his career with a curacy at St Mary Walton, Liverpool and was then successively Vicar of St John's East Dulwich, a tutor at Wells Theological College, Team Rector of Stafford (1991–1999), Provost (1999–2002/3) and then Dean of Birmingham (2002/3–2005) before his ordination to the episcopate as the suffragan Bishop of Stafford - a post he vacated in June 2010. A prolific author, he is also a keen hill walker. He is a member of the Athenaeum Club.

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  • The Theology of the Carthusian Life (1988)
  • Out of the Deep (1989)
  • The Wisdom of the Anglo-Saxons (1996)
  • English Spirituality (2001)
  • Styles

  • Gordon Mursell (1949–1974)
  • The Revd Gordon Mursell (1974–1999)
  • The Very Revd Gordon Mursell (1999–2005)
  • The Rt Revd Gordon Mursell (2005–present)
  • References

    Gordon Mursell Wikipedia