About my vocation:
- I professed monastic vows at St. Benedict’s Abbey, Ealing,
London on 22 April, 1987 and was ordained to the presbyterate
on 12 July, 1992 by Cardinal George Basil Hume.
- I professed monastic vows at the Abbey of Our Lady and St Benedict, (Nashdom Abbey), Burnham, Buckinghamshire
on 26 April, 1978.
- I was ordained priest in the Church of England on 2 July 1973
by bishop Mervyn Stockwood in Southwark cathedral.
• Doctor of Sacred Liturgy (S.L.D.), Pontifical Institute of Liturgy, 1994.
• License of Sacred Liturgy (S.L.L.), Pontifical Institute of Liturgy, 1992.
• I came to Sant’Anselmo, in the Autumn of 1989 to pursue advanced
studies in Liturgy.
• M.Th., Heythrop College, University of London, 1989.
• M.A., Theology, Linacre College, Oxford University, 1971.
• B.Sc., Botany and Zoology, Grey College, Durham University, 1968.
Teaching & Ministry:
• I am co-founder of the Benedictine Study & Arts Centre at Ealing Abbey, 1992.
• I am co-founder of the Institutum Liturgicum at Ealing Abbey, 2010.
• I have served as co-editor of the book series: Liturgiam aestimare: Appreciating the Liturgy,
• I am co-director of the project Appreciating the Liturgy, 2007.
• I am working with others on the project Integral Humanism, 2014.
• I lectured in liturgy at The Pontifical Beda College, Rome since 2002 – 2014.
• I have lectured in liturgy at The Pontifical Institute of Liturgy, Rome since 2002.
- I served as the Director of Landings U.K, 2000 – 2014.
- I lectured in Liturgy in the Church History department at Heythrop
College, University of London, 1996 – 2002.
- I lectured in Sacramental Theology at Allen Hall Seminary, 1994 – 1996.
- I served as assistant curate in St Benedict’s parish, Archdiocese of
- I have served as Principal of the Benedictine Study and Arts Centre at
Ealing Abbey since 1992.
- I was a monk of Nashdom Abbey, 1977-1985.
• I served as curate in two parishes in the Church of England:
St John the Baptist, Eltham, Diocese of Southwark 1975-1977
Christ Church and St Stephen, Battersea, Diocese of Southwark,
updated 12 February 2016