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DTh, LittD; FRHistS

Born New York 8 May 1952; d of Boris and Berti Sapir; m 1979, David Samuel Harvard Abulafia , qv; two d

Professor of the Study of the Abrahamic Religions, University of Oxford, since 2015; Fellow, Lady Margaret Hall, since 2015...



Born 12 Oct. 1943; d of William Clark McCord and Wilmah Brown McCord; m 1966, Prof. Robert Merrihew Adams, FBA; died 22 March 2017...


Born 23 Dec. 1950; d of Paul and Isobel Brych; m 1974, Michael Ronald Ainsworth; two s two d

Chief Education Officer, Church of England, 2007–14; General Secretary, National Society, 2007–14; House for Duty Team Vicar, Turton Moorland Team Ministry, Manchester, since 2014...


CBE 2005

Born 8 March 1947; d of late Leslie John David and of Madge Adeline Baxter

Principal, St John’s College, Nottingham, 1997–2012 (Dean, 1988–97); Chairman of House of Laity, General Synod of Church of England, 1995–2010 (Vice-Chairman, 1990–95)...


Born 20 May 1955; d of William Baines Faull and Pamela June Faull (née Dell); m 1993, Dr Michael Duddridge


Born 10 Sept. 1951; d of late (Frank) Robert Furber and Anne Wilson Furber; m 1975, Dr James Farwell Coakley; two d

Norris-Hulse Professor of Divinity, University of Cambridge, 2007–18 (Deputy Chair, Arts and Humanities, 2011–14); Fellow, Murray Edwards College (formerly New Hall), 2007–18, now Emeritus...


Born 1965 m 1994, Rev. Dr Samuel Martin Bailey Wells , qv; one s one d


CBE 2018 (OBE 2003)

Born 27 Nov. 1948; d of Kenneth and Janet Macrae; m 1979, John Christian Elliot; one s one d

General Secretary, Royal Society of Edinburgh, since 2018...


Born 11 June 1942; d of late Wilfred Bourne Farrington and Doris Violet Farrington

Vicar of St Mark’s, Cambridge, 1996–2002; Chaplain to the Queen, 1998–2012...


CBE 1992 (OBE 1987); SND

Born 27 May 1933; d of Owen Gallagher and Annie McVeigh

Sister Superior, Convent of Notre Dame, Dumbarton, 1987–94, retired...


DPhil; FBA 2018

Born West Hartlepool 27 Nov. 1960; d of Keith Harrison and Margaretta Harrison; m 2010, Alexander Pokhilko; one s

Lady Margaret Professor of Divinity, University of Oxford, since 2015; Canon of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford, since 2015...


Dr phil, Dr hab.; FBA 2015

Born Flinsbach, Germany 7 June 1957; d of Gerhard Hintze and Valborg Hintze (née Schimrigk); m 1996, Eugenio Federico Biagini; one ...



Born 19 May 1931; d of Percy Francis Hooker, FIA, and Lily (née Riley); m 1978, Rev. Dr W. David Stacey, MA (...



Born 21 Jan. 1930; d of late Rev. Harold Sutcliffe Kaye and Kathleen Mary (née White); died 21 Oct. 2015

Headmistress, Oxford High School, GPDST, 1972–81

Bradford Girls’ Grammar Sch.; Milton Mount Coll.; St Anne’s Coll., Oxford; Sheffield Univ. (PhD ...



Born 22 Sept. 1938; d of Hedwig and Adolf Brenke; m 1963, Prof. Anthony Douglas King; four d

freelance lecturer and writer; Professor Emerita of Theology and Religious Studies, and Senior Research Fellow at Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Bristol, since 2002; Professorial Research Associate, Department of the Study of Religions (formerly Centre for Gender and Religions Research), School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, since 2002; Fellow Heythrop College, University of London, since 2004...


Born 8 Jan. 1923; d of late Rev. David Colville Lusk and Mary Theodora Lusk (née Colville); m 1965, Rev. Frederick Levison (d 1999); died 12 Sept. 2011...


PhD; FBA 2014

Born 25 May 1951; d of John and Zoe Bending; m 1976, Samuel N. C. Lieu; one d

Lady Margaret’s Professor of Divinity, University of Cambridge, 2007–18, now Emerita (Chair, Faculty Board of Divinity, 2010–14; University Gender Champion, Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, 2015–17); Fellow, Robinson College, Cambridge, since 2008...


CBE 2001; PhD

Born 21 Sept. 1938; d of Gerard Joseph Glover and Amy Lomas

Professor of Divinity, Durham University, 1995–2003, now Emeritus


Born 4 Sept. 1952; d of Maurice and Wilfreda Loverance

writer and consultant; Head of Outreach and Learning Resources, then Head of e-learning, British Museum, 2001–07...


Born 2 May 1844; d of late E. Emanuel, JP, Southsea; m 1870, Sir Philip Magnus, 1st Bt, MP; two s one d; died 2 March 1924...