Christ’s Alumnus, and former Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams Awarded Benedict Medal by St Mary’s University

Benedict XVI Medal

At an address in the Chapel of St Mary’s University, Twickenham, Lord Williams of Oystermouth (m. 1968 and Honorary Fellow), Master of Magdalene College and former Archbishop of Canterbury was awarded the University’s Benedict XVI Medal: the highest honour the University can award. 

Lord Williams was awarded the Benedict XVI Medal by St Mary’s Chair of Governors Bishop Richard Moth in recognition of services to Theology.

Speaking of the award, Chancellor of St Mary’s University HE Cardinal Vincent Nichols said, “I am delighted that St Mary’s has recognised the significant contributions Lord Williams has made to both theological thought and public spiritual life in this way.”