The Oxford Centre for Methodism and Church History (OCMCH)

Promoting historic links between Oxford Brookes University and the Methodist Church through archives, artworks, publications and research.

Digital – Launch of Methodist Portrait Prints

New for December 2019, we’re excited to announce our latest major digitised resource for the study of Methodist heritage. https://www.flickr.com/photos/ocmch/albums Methodist Portrait Prints provides access to over 2,000 historic portraits … Continue reading

December 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Digital – YouTube Channel Launch

The OCMCH is delighted to announce the launch of our YouTube Channel, accessible here. Look out for recordings of conference papers, lectures, and digitised versions of audio-visual material from our … Continue reading

December 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

Archives & Library – UK Disability History Month: Bishop Benjamin Hoadly (1676-1761)

UK Disability History Month 2019 emphasises the roles of disabled leaders through history and their struggle for acceptance. In this blog post, Professor William Gibson puts the spotlight on an … Continue reading

December 4, 2019 · Leave a comment

Digital – British Methodist Buildings: Who Was Bill Smith?

This post celebrates the completion of the tagging and labelling of all 4750+ images in the Smith collection on British Methodist Buildings. But who was Bill Smith? And what do … Continue reading

March 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

Digital – British Methodist Buildings to launch in January 2019

In January 2019, the Oxford Centre for Methodism and Church History will launch an exciting new digitised resource for the study of Methodist heritage. British Methodist Buildings brings together two … Continue reading

December 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Digital – Methodist Conference Cartoons, 1930s

  The 1930s was a high time for British humour. It was the era of Punch, of 1066 And All That, of saucy seaside postcards, of David Low’s Evening Standard … Continue reading

November 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

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