Dr Sarah Brush


The Revd Dr Sarah Brush brings a diverse portfolio of interests to her research; Medieval History, Youthwork, Ministerial Formation and Film. Her doctoral research was on Merovingian Episcopal Hagiography and she has also been published on Confirmation, the Medieval Chronicler Matthew Paris and Educational Chaplaincy. She Is currently focussed on the formation of ordinands for ministry in the Church of England and encourages those she trains to have a deep engagement with both historic and modern culture to support them for ministry rooted in the richness of the Christian Tradition and aware of the present day world.

Research Area/s: 

History of Christianity

Research Interests:

Church History: Medieval Discipleship, Merovingian Episcopate, Thirteenth Century

Practical Theology: Faith Development, Discipleship, Youth Ministry, Confirmation (experience and practices)

External Engagement:

Governor at Garsington CofE Primary School, Committee Member of BIAPT with responsibility for Special Interest Groups. 


Twitter: @DocBrush