Press release

Queen appoints new Bishop of Truro

The Queen has appointed Reverend Canon Philip Ian Mounstephen MA as Bishop of Truro.


The Queen has approved the nomination of the Reverend Canon Philip Ian Mounstephen, MA, Executive Leader of the Church Mission Society, for election as Bishop of Truro in succession to the Right Reverend Timothy Martin Thornton, MA, following his resignation on 31 August 2017.

Published 30 August 2018