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The Rt Rev. John Sherrington

MA(Cantab) STL

Episcopal Governor (England and Wales)

Bishop John Sherrington is an Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Westminster and Titular Bishop of Hilta. Within the Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales, he is a member of the Department for Social Justice with responsibility for life issues. He is also Chair of the Governing Body of Mater Ecclesiae College, Co-Chair of the Methodist-Roman Catholic International Commission, and a Trustee of (respectively) the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth in London, the Pontifical Beda College in Rome, and All Hallows College in Dublin.

Previously, he graduated with a BA in Mathematics from Queens’ College, Cambridge and later completed an STL in Moral Theology at the Gregorian University, Rome, before going on to lecture in moral theology at All Hallows College, Dublin and St John’s Seminary, Wonersh, where he was also a member of the formation staff.

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