Appointment Announcement - The Reverend Professor David Thompson
9th September 2011
The Bishop of Ely is pleased to announce the appointment, with immediate effect, of the Reverend Professor David Thompson as Ecumenical Adviser to the Bishop.
Professor Thompson is involved in ecumenical affairs, locally, regionally, nationally and internationally e.g. World Council of Churches, Churches Together in England (current Chair of the Theology and Unity Group), Co-Chair Roman Catholic-United Reformed Church Conversations in England and Wales, Cambridgeshire Ecumenical Council (founder member and former Chair).
Professor Thompson holds the title Emeritus Professor of Modern Church History, University of Cambridge (retired 2009) and is a Minister of the United Reformed Church, and Ecumenical Officer for the Eastern Synod.