1934–

Introduction

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Born: Ap­ril 9, 1934, Gwent, Wales.

Biography

Educated at Cam­bridge and Ox­ford Un­i­ver­si­ties, Row­thorn spent 19 years teach­ing in ec­u­me­ni­cal se­mi­na­ries in Am­er­i­ca.

He then be­came Bi­shop in Charge of the Con­vo­ca­tion of Am­er­i­can Church­es in Eur­ope, with his of­fice at the Am­er­i­can Ca­thed­ral in Pa­ris.

In 1973, he helped es­tab­lish the In­sti­tute of Sac­red Mu­sic at Yale Un­i­ver­si­ty.

After 14 years as a Pro­fess­or of Li­tur­gics, he was elect­ed Suf­fra­gen Bi­shop of the Epis­co­pal Di­o­cese of Con­nec­ti­cut.

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