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Gardner, Ven. Paul Douglas locked


Born 28 May 1950; s of late Rev. David Gardner and Dr Joy M. Gardner; m 1971, Sharon Anne Bickford; two s one d

Senior Minister, Christ Church Presbyterian Church, Atlanta, Georgia, 2005–17


Leeds Grammar Sch.; KCL (BA 1972, AKC 1972); Reformed Theol Seminary, USA (MDiv 1979); Ridley Hall, Cambridge; Sidney Sussex Coll., Cambridge (PhD 1989)


Company dir, 1972–77. Ordained deacon, 1980, priest, 1981; Curate, St Martin’s, Cambridge, 1980–83; Lectr in NT and Acad. Registrar, Oak Hill Theol Coll., 1983–90; Vicar, St John the Baptist, Hartford, Cheshire, 1990–2003; Archdeacon of Exeter, 2003–05. RD, Middlewich, 1994–99


The Gifts of God and the Authentication of a Christian, 1994; The Complete Who’s Who in the Bible, 1995; (ed and contrib.) New International Encyclopedia of Bible Characters, 1995, 4th edn 2002; Focus on the Bible series: 2 Peter and Jude, 1998, new edn as 1 Peter, 2 Peter and Jude, 2012; Revelation, 2001; Ephesians, 2006; 1 Corinthians (Zondervan Exegetical Commentary), 2017


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