The Very Revd Professor Martyn Percy, Dean of Christ Church, on why pilgrimage has such resonance in our culture today.
Martyn Percy is Dean of Christ Church, Oxford. From 2004-14 Martyn was Principal of Ripon College, Cuddesdon, one of the largest Anglican ordination training centres in the world. He has also undertaken a number of roles with charities and in public life, including being a Director of the Advertising Standards Authority and an Advisor to the British Board of Film Classification. Martyn writes on religion in contemporary culture and modern ecclesiology. He teaches for the Faculty of Theology at the University of Oxford, and also tutors in the Social Sciences Division and at the Saïd Business School.