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GDPR & Privacy Policy – Last updated 14/2/2019

Who are we?

Our website address is:

Further Details about Chris Hewer can be found on the About Page.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Contact forms

Our Contact form is GDPR compliant, we collect only your name, email address, subject of enquiry, message content and submission of the from requires consent on user’s behalf to facilitate a response to your enquiry.

For those interested in receiving Emails for Content updates on this website we collect only your Name and Email address, and this information is never shared and only used for the express purpose of sending infrequent emails about new articles on this website. You may unsubscribe from these emails at any time using the link provided in every email sent.

We do not track religious preferences, nor does use of our website imply that you adhere to any particular religious beliefs. Our Website is for Academic and Theological purposes only.


If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded YouTube content (e.g. videos, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We use basic anonymised Google Analytics to monitor performance and interactions with our website and it’s associated content. All personally identifiable information is excluded or anonymised and is not used for advertising.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Should you wish to contact us about GDPR or anything else, please complete the Contact form on this page:

Additional information

How we protect your data

This website uses appropriate Security measures to ensure that your data is protected and that our services are resistant to nefarious activity. Our website is secured by SSL encryption to enhance the privacy experience of our users.

What data breach procedures we have in place

In the event of a Data Breach, we will take steps to notify affected users of this website or our Email newsletter services.

What third parties we receive data from

We use Google Recaptcha, McAfee and other Web Security providers to verify that visits to our Website or Newsletter sign-up forms are those of genuine website users and not malicious actors or automated scripts. This service is fully automated and processed on our security providers web servers. As such this is information is only used for automated blocking, and never viewed, logged or saved by us.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We use Mailchimp’s built-in security profiling to challenge and verify user sign-ups to newsletters, but again this process is carried out automatically and is not something we are party to directly.