Dr Elizabeth Hoare

BA, PhD (Durham), BA, PGCE (Cambridge)

After studying at Durham, Liz taught history at secondary school level. Following a PhD in history which examined the impact of the Reformation on the Tudor royal household, Liz trained for the ministry at Ridley Hall, Cambridge. She then had a curacy in the East Riding and following three years teaching Church History at Cranmer Hall, she became priest-in-charge of a parish also in the East Riding of Yorkshire. Throughout this time Liz was developing an interest in accompanying people in prayer through the ministry of spiritual direction. Liz is now Tutor in Spiritual Formation and Tutor for Women at Wycliffe Hall.