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Neil Russell

Neil Russell

After ministry in the Lincoln Diocese, Neil is now retired and lives in Teesdale

​Canon Neil Russell served all his ministry in the Lincoln Diocese, latterly as rector of Stamford.  After a period of semi retirement as warden of the Southwell retreat house, he is now fully retired and lives with his wife in Teesdale.  At various times he has been both Rural Dean and Chair of the House of Clergy in Lincoln and has written about the role of the priesthood.

Articles by Neil Russell

The rush to church at Christmas

Having spent his ministry in Lincolnshire parishes, Neil Russell shares a few thoughts why the swollen congregations at Christmas soon fade away.

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