Revd Dr Miranda Threlfall-Holmes

Vicar of Belmont and Pittington, Durham

Miranda is also an historian and writer with a particular interest in the history of the church, and how historical understanding can shed fresh light on contemporary issues.

As a member of the Church of England's General Synod, she has been particularly involved in the debates surrounding women bishops.


The Teenage Prayer Experiment Notebook (SPCK 2015)
The Essential History of Christianity (SPCK 2012)
Being a Chaplain (SPCK 2011)
Monks and Markets: Durham Cathedral Priory 1460-1520 (OUP 2005)

Photo: Keith Blundy

Lecture titles

  • Experimenting with Spirituality
  • The History of the Church
  • Women Bishops in the Church of England (or Women's Ordination)