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Rowland, Prof. Christopher Charles locked

Born Doncaster 21 May 1947; s of late Eric Rowland and Frances Mary Lawson; m 1969, Catherine Rogers; three s one d

Dean Ireland’s Professor of the Exegesis of Holy Scripture, University of Oxford, 1991–2014, now Emeritus; Fellow of Queen’s College, Oxford, 1991–2014


Doncaster Grammar Sch.; Christ’s Coll., Cambridge; Ridley Hall, Cambridge; BA 1969, PhD 1975, Cantab


Ordained deacon, 1975, priest 1976. Lectr in Religious Studies, Univ. of Newcastle upon Tyne, 1974–79; Curate: St James’, Benwell, 1975–78; All Saints’, Gosforth, 1978–79; Asst Lectr in Divinity, 1983–85, Lectr in Divinity, 1985–91, Univ. of Cambridge; Fellow and Dean, Jesus Coll., Cambridge, 1979–91. Canon Theologian, Liverpool Cathedral, 2005–14


Queen’s College, Oxford OX1 4AW