Died. Timothy Yates, 80, Anglican mission scholar, teacher and author, January 16, 2016, in Sheffield, England. With degrees from Cambridge and Uppsala, and Anglican ordination, he served several parishes in England, was a tutor at St. John’s College, University of Durham, and was director of ordinands for the Derby diocese.
Since 2006 he was a research supervisor at the University of Manchester while teaching at Cliff College. He was an honorary canon of Derby Cathedral and an honorary Fellow of St. John’s College, Durham.
His many publications include Christian Mission in the Twentieth Century (1994), The Conversion of the Maori (2013), and Twentieth-Century Missiology: Issues and Thinkers (2014).