Ridleian receives a PhD at age 83

We were delighted to hear that Canon Dick Williams, who recently turned 83, received his PhD on January 23rd from Liverpool Hope University.

stuart-blanchCanon Williams, who trained at Ridley in the mid-1950s, had previously published a biography of Stuart Blanch (SPCK 2001), and his doctoral studies built on it with further research. 

His thesis was entitled "A study of the interactivity of personal faith and cultural context in Stuart Blanch's eight books about the bible and society" and he was awarded his PhD at a ceremony in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King in Liverpool.

 

Ridleian receives a PhD at age 83

We were delighted to hear that Canon Dick Williams, who recently turned 83, received his PhD on January 23rd from Liverpool Hope University.

stuart-blanchCanon Williams, who trained at Ridley in the mid-1950s, had previously published a biography of Stuart Blanch (SPCK 2001), and his doctoral studies built on it with further research. 

His thesis was entitled "A study of the interactivity of personal faith and cultural context in Stuart Blanch's eight books about the bible and society" and he was awarded his PhD at a ceremony in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King in Liverpool.