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Canon Mark Oakley (Rb 1987) appointed Canon Residentiary and Treasurer of St Paul's Cathedral

Thursday 4 August 2011

Canon Mark Oakley


















Canon Mark Oakley (Rb 1982-7) has been appointed Canon Residentiary and Treasurer of St Paul’s Cathedral, London. His responsibilities at the cathedral include the Arts, Fabric, and Collections. He remains a Deputy Priest in Ordinary to HM the Queen. St Paul’s has been in London for over 1400 years but the present cathedral celebrates its 300th anniversary this year and a fifteen year clean and restoration has just been completed.

On his appointment, Canon Oakley said:

"I am delighted to be joining the team at St Paul’s. It is an honour to be asked to contribute to the artistic and imaginative vocation of the cathedral and to help ensure that its magnificent building is encountered as a profound witness to the Gospel and a place for prayer.”

More information can be found at the St Paul's Cathedral Website.


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