As the university year begins I thought it was timely to do a little blog update of my summer, a summer spent researching Guildford Cathedral. Continue reading
On a cold April afternoon, still reeling from the excitement of the second year field trip to Malawi, I officially began my dissertation research.
I visited Guildford Cathedral to meet with the Dean of the Cathedral (Dianna Gwilliams) and Director of Operations (Matt O’Grady) to discuss my dissertation. After a fascinating hour long meeting I had more options than my 10,000 word limit could cater for! Moreover the biggest challenge so far has been deciding on the focus.After much deliberation and assistance from my supervisor, a title was created:
“The ‘Mother Church’ and its parishes: relationships between the central Cathedral at Guildford and local congregations in an Anglican diocese of diverse worship.”