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Jonathan CainThe Revd Jonathan Cain joined Bolton Priory as Assistant Curate in July 2015.
Jonathan is a civil engineer, and prior to responding to the call to ordained ministry he worked in the UK water industry. He started his professional career at Yorkshire Water, moving to Skipton based JN Bentley Ltd in 1994, where he served as Engineering Director. He resigned his post in 2013 to commence ordination training on the Yorkshire Ministry Course. Civil engineering will always be in Jonathan’s blood and in 2014 he was delighted to join the Water 4 Life Committee (part of the Diocesan-Mara link), which funds and advises on water supply projects in rural Tanzania.
Jonathan’s early years were spent in the London and the south-east; he went on to Nottingham University, graduating in civil engineering, and moved to Yorkshire to follow his future wife Rebecca. Jonathan also has a theology degree from the University of Sheffield and a business degree from the Bradford School of Management.
Jonathan and Rebecca have four children – Arthur, Nicholas, Bill and Charlie.