The Revd Dr Susan Durber is the author of Preaching Like a Woman (SPCK 2007). Susan is minister of St Columba’s United Reformed Church, Oxford and Cumnor United Reformed Church, and also Joint Reformed Chaplain to the University of Oxford. She was the co-editor, with Heather Walton, of Silence in Heaven; A Book of Women’s Preaching (SCM, 1994) and lectures regularly at the College of Preachers.
Her PhD, from the University of Manchester, was on the parables of Jesus. She was a major contributor to the URC’s most recent book of worship and convenes the URC’s Doctrine, Prayer and Worship committee. She enjoys singing, exploring historic houses and art galleries, and meeting with friends for dinner. She has a beautiful daughter, Grace.