The Rector

Fr Jonathan Coore

Fr Jonathan Coore

“I absolutely love the privilege of being the Rector for the people and parish of Christ Church”

Jonathan was ordained in Hereford in 2007. He studied at Trinity College of Music, London and Trinity College, Bristol. He came to Christ Church, Southwark in September 2014 from St Paul’s Cathedral where he was the Succentor. Previous to St Paul’s, Jonathan was Curate at St Peter’s Church in Hereford (where he was later Associate Minister). Jonathan has worked with the homeless, disadvantaged and ex-offenders. He also has an interest in truth and reconciliation and has visited both Rwanda and Bosnia Herzegovina. In addition to his duties at Christ Church, Jonathan is also an Honorary Minor Canon of Southwark Cathedral and a Priest Vicar of Westminster Abbey.