Ajit John is both a priest and lawyer. Born in India to Christian parents, he studied history at the University of Toronto (B.A. and M.A.) and then law at the University of Western Ontario (L.L.B.). He served as a lawyer for those on the margins, then worked at Covenant House, New York. Ajit completed theological studies at both Wycliffe College and Nashotah House (S.T.M.) while working as counsel for the Law Society of Ontario. After ordination in 2003, he served in various Toronto parishes, then studied canon law (L.L.M.) at Cardiff University from 2011-2013. Ajit has pastored a Church of England chaplaincy in Versailles, served as a Trustee of Wycliffe College, and been weekly squash partner for the Rt. Rev. George Sumner. Recently, he has been working with the archbishop and other clergy of Toronto to preserve a place where Anglicans of opposing views can live in love, preach freely, and seek together what is true for the whole Church of God. He is married to Margaret, and they have a teen-aged daughter, Gabrielle.