Education and early careerEdit
Born in Wollongong, New South Wales, he grew up in Gateshead, Newcastle. Stevens was drawn to the church as a boy and felt called to ordained ministry after high school. After initially studying commerce and working for Fell & Starkey (chartered accountants) he completed a BA in education, classics and philosophy at Newcastle University, then studied theology at St. John's College Morpeth.
Ordained in 1979, he served in Newcastle, Merriwa, Wingham, Nambucca Heads and Tweed Heads. He completed a masters degree in ecumenical theology at Trinity College, University of Dublin in Ireland in 1985.
Bishop of RiverinaEdit
In 2005, he was elected as Bishop of Riverina. He was consecrated on 29 November 2005.
Bishops of Riverina
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