Who's Who

CTL Officers


  • Chair                                        The Rt Revd John Arnold
  •                                                  Bishop of Salford
  • County Ecumenical Officer        The Revd Anton Muller                                                                                    antonmuller@ctlancashire.org.uk
  • Treasurer:                                   Mr Jim Fisher

CTL Church Leaders




Catholic Archdiocese of Liverpool         Archbishop Malcom McMahon

                                                       Bishop Tom Williams

Catholic Diocese of Salford                  Bishop John Arnold

Catholic Diocese of Lancaster             Bishop Paul Swarbick (Lancaster)

Anglican Diocese of Blackburn             Bishop Julian Henderson (Blackburn)

                                                       Bishop Philip North (Burnley)

                                                        Bishop Jill Duff (Lancaster)

Lancashire Methodist District               The Revd Paul Davis

NW Synod United Reformed Church     The Revd Andrew Mills

The NW Baptist Association                 The Revd Brian Drury

The Society of Friends                         Rex Ambler

The Salvation Army                             



The Denominational Officers (DEO)

Together with the Ecumenical Development Officer, the Denominational Officers /Reps form a team working to stimulate and encourage unity in mission across the county. They also maintain the County Sponsoring Body for LEPs.

  • The Baptist Union:                                              The Revd Brian Dury
  • The Methodist Church:                                         The Revd Ray Borg
  • The Church of England:                                       The Revd Gary Lewis (Lancaster)
  •                                                                          The Revd Martin Duerden (Blackburn)
  • The Roman Catholic Church (Lancaster Diocese):   Fr Peter Burns
  • The Roman Catholic Church (Salford Diocese)        Fr Peter Hopkinson
  • The United Reformed Church:                               The Revd Liz Jewitt
  • The Salvation Army: 
  • The Society of Friends:                                         Professor Ian Marshall