History

The Right Reverend Edward Wynn OGS, Father Founder and Superior

The First History of the Oratory by Henry Brandreth is relatively short and covers the first forty years of our history:

OGS A History of the Oratory of the Good Shepherd by Henry Brandreth

The second history was prepared by George Tibbatts for our seventy-fifth anniversary and its much more detailed.

Cover picture: Graffito “Jesus the Good Shepherd” from Roman catacomb.

The Oratory of the Good Shepherd – The First 75 Years by George Tibbatts

This history also contained several historic photographs, including the one of Edward Wynn above, which may be found below. Double-click on an image to enlarge it.

The Rev’d Canon Wilfred Knox OGS, Superior

The Rev’d Canon Alec Vidler OGS

The Rev’d George Tibbatts OGS, Superior

You can see other historical photographs not found in the history below.

General Chapter 1960s

General Chapter 1960s

General Chapter 1983

General Chapter 1983

General Chapter 2005

General Chapter 2005