Born in 1944 in Camden, New Jersey, Rev. Dr. Charles A. Bevan, Jr. was educated at Rider University and the Philadelphia Divinity School before earning a doctorate from the Graduate Theological Foundation at Notre Dame, Indiana. He was ordained into the Episcopal Church in 1970. He also attended Princeton and Harvard Theological Seminaries. He served several parishes in New Jersey, Virginia and Connecticut, last serving as Priest-in-Charge at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church (Devon), Milford, Connecticut. He died on April 17, 2013.