Philip Wilson (bishop)

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Philip Edward Wilson (2 October 1950 – 17 January 2021) was an Australian Roman Catholic prelate. He was the eighth Archbishop of Adelaide from 2001 to 2018. He was President of the Australian Catholic Bishops' Conference from 2006 to 2010.

From 1996 to 2001 Wilson was bishop of the Diocese of Wollongong. He was born in Cessnock, New South Wales.

Wilson died in Adelaide, South Australia on 17 January 2021, aged 70.[1]

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  1. "Philip Wilson, former Catholic Archbishop of Adelaide, dies aged 70". ABC. 17 January 2021. Retrieved 17 January 2021.