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The Very Revd David Edwards

OBE, Prof (Hon), MA, DD (Hon)
20 January 1929 - 25 April 2018
The Very Revd David Edwards
  • Background

    • Provost, Southwark Cathedral [Emeritus from 1994] (from 1983 to 1994)
    • Dean of Norwich (from 1978 to 1982)
    • Canon of Westminster Abbey and Rector, St Margaret’s, London (from 1970 to 1978)
    • Fellow and Dean, King’s College, Cambridge (from 1966 to 1970)
    • Quondam Fellow, All Souls College (from 1959 to 2018)
    • Curate, St Martin-in-the-Fields, London (from 1958 to 1966)
    • Curate, St John’s, Hampstead, London (from 1955 to 1958)
    • Student Christian Movement of Great Britain and Ireland (from 1955 to 1966)
    • Prize Fellow, All Souls College (from 1952 to 1959)
    • Undergraduate, Magdalen College, Oxford (from 1949 to 1952)
  • Selected publications

    • Yes: A Positive Faith (Darton Longman and Todd, 2006)
    • Poets and God (Darton Longman and Todd, 2005)
    • What Anglicans Believe in the 21st Century (2002)
    • The Church That Could Be (SPCK, 2002)
    • John Donne: A Man Of Flesh And Spirit (Continuum International Publishing Group, 2001)
    • After Death?: Past Beliefs and Real Possibilities (Cassell, 1999)
    • A Concise History of English Christianity: From Roman Britain to the Present Day (Fount, 1998)
    • Christianity: the First Two Thousand Years (Continuum International Publishing Group, 1997)