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Catherine Lewis-Smith


Alongside my doctoral studies I am training for ministry in the United Reformed Church.  I am a former Fresh Expressions worker, and part of the team which founded Cafe Church, Leeds. Before training for ministry I read Medieval Literature at the University of Leeds, with a particular interest in Old English and Old Norse. 

Subject area and speciality

Old Testament specialists:

Images of mal'ak YHWH in the book of Judges

Research Interests

Images of religious experience in the Hebrew Bible
mal'ak YHWH (messenger of the Lord)
Children in the Hebrew Bible

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Faculty of Divinity Moodle

Sep 26, 2016

Moodle has now replaced CamTools in the Faculty of Divinity.

Dr Jesse Zink Awarded Audrey Richards Prize

Sep 23, 2016

The Rev Dr Jesse Zink has been awarded the Audrey Richards Prize by the African Studies Association of the UK for his dissertation, “Christianity and Catastrophe: Sudan’s Civil Wars and Religious Change among the Dinka.” The prize recognizes the best doctoral dissertation in African studies examined in the UK in 2014 or 2015.

LibrarySearch will be switched off - save items and lists

Sep 16, 2016

On 28 September 2016, iDiscover - the new resource discovery system - will replace LibrarySearch. Please export saved items or lists from My Discoveries before the switch off of LibrarySearch.

Divinity Library changes to borrowing for non-current members of the University/external researchers

Sep 06, 2016

Since 1 September 2016, the policy for borrowing for non-current members of the University/external researchers has changed: unless you have a blue University card you will not be able to borrow from Divinity Library any more.

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