The Lord Bishop of Durham

The Lord Bishop of Durham is a Bishop who has sat under this title in the Lords since 3 March 2014. His full title is The Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of Durham, and his given name is Paul Roger Butler. He has sat in the Lords previously with the title The Lord Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham.

Experience

Find out about the experience of The Lord Bishop of Durham outside of Parliament.

Non political

Durham Diocese
Bishop of Durham
2014 -
Southwell & Nottingham Diocese
Bishop of Southwell & Nottingham
2009 - 2014
Winchester Diocese
Bishop of Southampton
2004 - 2009
Waltham Forest
Area Dean
2000 - 2004
Walthamstow Parish
Team Rector
1994 - 2004
Scripture Union
Deputy Head of Missions
1992 - 1994
Scripture Union
Inner London Evangelist
1987 - 1992
St Pauls East Ham
NSM Curate
1987 - 1994
All Saints with Holy Trinity, Wandsworth
Curate
1983 - 1987

Public life

Safe Families for Children
Trustee
2017 -
Reset Communities & Refugees
Director
2017 -
Scripture Union
President
2010 - 2016
Church Mission Society
Chair
2006 - 2010
Friends of Byumba Trust
Chair
2001 -
Mid Africa Ministry
Chair
1999 - 2001