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Mr John Gravett

Research student

Department: Theology

Thesis topic

Using David Tracy’s theological conversational and correlational model of investigation to analyse some of the theological themes arising form post-Holocaust theology in relation to theodicy.


Other research interests

Judaism, Jewish philosophy and theology, Holocaust studies, Israel.


About me

I was born and always lived in the United Kingdom. I have worked professionally with Social Services and the Probation service as a Probation Officer and Family Court Advisor for 28 years. I have also provided preaching and teaching theology in my local church.

My educational background:

  • Bucks College of Higher Education, 1980, Certificate Qualification in Social Work
  • Open University, 1986, BA (Hons) in Psychology
  • Open University, 1993, MPhil, in Cognitive Science (Thesis title: ‘A Model of Natural Language Dialogue’)
  • Heythrop College, University of London, 2009, MA in Christian Theology (Thesis title: ‘Constructing a balanced theodicy: contributions from Augustine and Irenaeus’)