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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Galloway as Director of the Free Church Track at Cranmer Hall. Ian was Lead Pastor of City Church, Newcastle for 33 years, during which period he oversaw significant church growth both in terms of size and missionary outreach. Ian holds an MA in Theology and Ministry from Durham University and brings […]
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A pioneering training pathway at Cranmer Hall, St John’s College, has received a significant boost with the Vardy Foundation making a substantial gift to support the training of men and women as missional leaders in the North-East and beyond. The Free Church Track (FCT) was founded in 2016 to support the education and training of missional leaders from across the […]
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We are delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Samuel Tranter as Director of Postgraduate Studies at Cranmer Hall. Sam holds BD and MTh degrees from Aberdeen, and completed his PhD on Oliver O’Donovan’s moral theology under Prof. Robert Song at St John’s College, Durham. He brings teaching experience within the theological education and university sectors in the North of […]
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Despite a period of disruption whilst we take sensible precautions regarding Covid-19, we are excited to be getting ready to offer our full range of programmes for the academic year 2020-21. Please contact cranmer.admissions@durham.ac.uk for an application form. At the moment we are offering two Zoom interviews, one with our Warden and one with a Director of Studies. There will […]
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Richard S. Briggs has written a book Jesus for Life, Spiritual Readings in John’s Gospel which has been reviewed in The Church Times (31 January 2020) by Lavinia Byrne. “As Director of Biblical Studies at Cranmer Hall, Durham, he writes for his own: students who are well-versed in the intricacies of scholarship, but now seek “a word of life” from […]
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CALL FOR PAPERS: There is still time to submit an abstract if you’re interested in presenting at our exciting symposium Public Theology for Digital Society in Durham, 16-17 April 2020. Get in touch for more information! Please see this link for further information.
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The Talking Theology Podcast is ten episodes old this week. Since its launch in January, Talking Theology has welcomed a range of theologians and church leaders covering topics ranging from comedy to suffering, science to religious freedom. People have listened in across the globe to conversations which seek to join the dots between theology, church and the world. The tenth […]
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We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Revd Dr Will Foulger as Director of Mission and Evangelism at Cranmer Hall, St John’s College, Durham.   Before starting training at Cranmer Hall in 2013, Will was a secondary school teacher in Kent; during his time at Cranmer Hall he undertook doctoral studies entitled ‘Present in Every Place: The Church of […]
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We are delighted to announce the appointment of the Revd Steve Muneza as the new Director of Formation and Mixed-Mode Training at Cranmer Hall, St John’s College, Durham. Steve is currently Associate Minister in the North Durham Team and is also completing a PhD in Ethics and Entrepreneurship. Steve will oversee the existing placement programme at Cranmer Hall which enables […]
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Cranmer Hall has collaborated with the Department of Theology and Religious Studies of Kings College London to hold a conference entitled ‘The Desecularisation of the City: London’s Churches, 1980 to the Present’. This takes place on 25 January at Kings’ Waterloo Campus. The speakers include Professors Grace Davie (Exeter University), John Wolffe (Open University) and Eric Kaufmann (Birkbeck College) and […]
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