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J Barrington Bates - United Lutheran Seminary

J. Barrington (“Barrie”) Bates

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. J. Barrie Bates serves on the Adjunct faculty of United Lutheran Seminary. He is Anglican with a fondness for Lutheranism and a lot of training in liturgical studies. He serves on or is a member of: the General Board of Examining Chaplains, International Anglican Liturgical Consultation, North American Academy of Liturgy (seminar convener),  Societas Liturgica, Society of Catholic Priests in the United States and Canada, Episcopal Peace Fellowship, Historical Society of the Episcopal Church, Hymn Society of America (life member), Integrity U.S.A., Priest Associate, Society of Our Lady of Walsingham; Associate, Order of the Holy Cross; Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (life member); Screen Actors’ Guild, and the Sons of the American Revolution.


BA, Boston University
MDiv, The Church Divinity School of the Pacific
MA, Graduate Theological Union
STM, The General Theological Seminary
MPhil, Drew University
PhD, Drew University


Mailing Address

7301 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19119


Phone: 231-373-4500

Email: jbates@ULS.edu

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