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Encyclopedia > Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney

For the Catholic bishop, see Bishop of Aberdeen This article is about a title or office in religious bodies. ... The Bishop of Aberdeen is the Ordinary of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Aberdeen in the Province of Saint Andrews and Edinburgh. ...

The Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney is the Ordinary of the Scottish Episcopal Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... For the Catholic diocese, see Diocese of Aberdeen. ... This article is about a title or office in religious bodies. ... Aberdeen (IPA: ; Scottish Gaelic: ) is Scotlands third largest city with a population of 202,370. ... Location Geography Area Ranked 16th  - Total 990 km²  - % Water  ? Admin HQ Kirkwall ISO 3166-2 GB-ORK ONS code 00RA Demographics Population Ranked 32nd  - Total (2005) 19,590  - Density 20 / km² Politics Orkney Islands Council http://www. ... Pope Pius XI, depicted in this window at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace, Honolulu, was ordinary of the universal Roman Catholic Church and local ordinary of Rome. ... The neutrality of this article is disputed. ... For the Catholic diocese, see Diocese of Aberdeen. ...


The Diocese of Aberdeen was founded in 1100 and its first bishop was Nectan. The Diocese of Orkney was founded in 1073 and the first bishop was Ralph. These dioceses were united in 1865 to create the United Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney.


Including Shetland and Orkney, the diocese covers Aberdeen city and Aberdeenshire, including to the north Buckie, Banff, Peterhead, Fraserburgh, Ellon, and following the River Dee to encompass Banchory, Ballater and Braemar. Shetland (formerly spelled Zetland, from etland, Scottish Gaelic: ) formerly called Hjaltland, is one of 32 council areas of Scotland. ... Location Geography Area Ranked 16th  - Total 990 km²  - % Water  ? Admin HQ Kirkwall ISO 3166-2 GB-ORK ONS code 00RA Demographics Population Ranked 32nd  - Total (2005) 19,590  - Density 20 / km² Politics Orkney Islands Council http://www. ... Aberdeen (IPA: ; Scottish Gaelic: ) is Scotlands third largest city with a population of 202,370. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Buckie Harbour, with town in background Buckie (Gaelic: Bucaidh) is a burgh town of about 9,000 inhabitants on the Moray Firth coast of Scotland in Moray. ... Banff and Macduff are twin burghs in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. ... There is also a suburb of Adelaide named Peterhead, South Australia Peterhead called Ceann Phadraig in Gaelic is a town in Scotland with a population of approximately 18,000. ... Fraserburgh, called Baile nam Frisealach in Gaelic and The Broch in Scots, is a town in Aberdeenshire, Scotland on the extreme North East corner. ... This article is about a town in France. ... River Dee near Braemar The Linn of Dee, small gorge near Braemar The River Dee is a 90 mile (140 km) long river, that rises in the Cairngorms, Aberdeenshire, Scotland and flows into the North Sea at Aberdeen. ... Banchory (Scottish Gaelic: Beannchar) is a burgh in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, where the Feugh River meets the River Dee The name is thought to be derived from Scottish Gaelic for horned or forked and also relates to by the bends, the bends being those of the River Dee. ... Ballater is a burgh in Aberdeenshire, Scotland on the River Dee, just east of the Cairngorm Mountains. ... Braemar (Scottish Gaelic, Baile a Chaisteil Bhràigh Mhàrr) is a village in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, around 58 miles west of Aberdeen in the Highlands. ...


Bishops

Aberdeen

Orkney Robert Kilgour was the 39th bishop of the Diocese of Aberdeen of the Scottish Episcopal Church from 1778 to 1788. ... The Rt. ... Archbishop Jerome Hanus of the Archdiocese of Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa. ...


United Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney

Bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney biographys 1865 (MDCCCLXV) is a common year starting on Sunday. ... 1883 (MDCCCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Thomas George Suther (1814-1883) was bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney from 1865 to 1883. ... 1883 (MDCCCLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1905 (MCMV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar). ... Rt Rev Hon Arthur Gascoigne Douglas (1827-1905) was bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney, in Scotland, from 1883 to 1905. ... 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1911 (MCMXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar). ... Rowland Ellis was owner of the farm of Bryn Mawr near Dolgellau in the 17th century. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar (see: 1917 Julian calendar). ... Anthony Mitchell (1868-1917) was bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney from 1912 to 1917. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar (see: 1917 Julian calendar). ... Year 1943 (MCMXLIII) was a common year starting on Friday (the link will display full 1943 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Frederic Llewellyn Deane (1868-1952) was bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney from 1917 to 1943. ... Year 1943 (MCMXLIII) was a common year starting on Friday (the link will display full 1943 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Rt Rev Herbert William Hall (1889-1955) was bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney, in Scotland, from 1943 to 1955. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... Right Reverend Frederick Easson (1905-1988) was a Scottish Episcopal Church bishop of the Diocese of Aberdeen and Orkney in Scotland, United Kingdom. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Rt Rev Ian Forbes Begg (1910-1989) was bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney from 1973 to 1977. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... Rt Rev Frederick Charles Darwent (1927-) was bishop of Aberdeen and Orkney from 1978 to 1992. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... The Most Revd Bruce Cameron became Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church on 1 November 2000. ...


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CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: The Diocese of Aberdeen (419 words)
The earliest mention of the old See of Aberdeen is in the charter of the foundation, by the Earl of Buchan, of the Church of Deer (c.
But the first authentic record of the see is in the Bull of Adrian IV (1157), confirming to Edward, Bishop of Aberdeen, the churches of Aberdeen and St. Machar, with the town of Old Aberdeen and other lands.
Bishop Thomas Spence founded a Franciscan house in 1480, and King's College was founded at Old Aberdeen by Bishop Elphinstone, for eight prebendaries, chapter, sacristan, organist, and six choristers, in 1505.
SCOTLAND, EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF - Online Information article about SCOTLAND, EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF (739 words)
The legislature is the provincial synod, consisting of the bishops, at whose discretion it is summoned, and a lower chamber of presbyters.
Its dean is appointed by the bishop, and, on the voidance of the see, summons the clerical and lay electors, at the instance of the primus, to choose a bishop, who is presented to the episcopal synod for confirmation and to the primus for consecration.
The extruded bishops were slow to organize the episcopalian remnant under a jurisdiction independent of the state, regarding the then arrangements as provisional, and looking forward to a reconstituted national kirk under a " legitimate " sovereign.
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