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A Christmas Reflection – 2017

God did not send Jesus into the world to condemn its people. God sent ...

Research Symposiums on Ageing and Spirituality (in partnership with MHA)

Booking is now open for our Research Symposiums, taking place on ...

Lay Preachers Conference 2018 – All Are Welcome?

The 2018 Lay Preachers Conference has been confirmed and we are happy ...

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12 Feb

Winter School: Interested in Embodied Theology?

Led by Jan Berry and Clare McBeath. Spend four days exploring themes ...

12 Feb

Resisting Violence Against Women: Art Exhibition & Lecture

Art Exhibition and Lecture From January 2018, ‘The Manchester ...

12 Mar

Researching Female Faith: Book Launch & Lecture

Book Launch and Lecture On March 12th we are hosting the Manchester ...

A Christmas Reflection – 2017

God did not send Jesus into the world to condemn its people. God sent him to save them! (John 3:17) Over the many years of being a church pastor, I found that preparing Christmas services became increasingly frustrating. Like me, you may have noticed that it’s the same story every year, about the birth of […]

Research Symposiums on Ageing and Spirituality (in partnership with MHA)

Booking is now open for our Research Symposiums, taking place on Thursday 23rd November 2017 and Thursday 15th March 2018. These seminars are an opportunity to share current or recent research in areas relating to ageing, faith and spirituality, and aims to bring together researchers and reflective practitioners. It will be of interest to academic […]

Lay Preachers Conference 2018 – All Are Welcome?

The 2018 Lay Preachers Conference has been confirmed and we are happy to announce that the event will run from Thursday 19th – Saturday 21st April. The event will include practical workshops and sessions based around inclusivity, bible studies, and more, and will include an evening workshop on dementia-friendly worship. More information for this event […]

Journeying to Justice – Book Launch and Lecture

Organised by Luther King House, the Centre for Theology and Justice, and the Baptist Union Exploring the search for equality and justice amongst British and Jamaican Baptists amidst the legacy of colonialism, slavery and racism. The lecture will be given by Anthony Reddie and Richard Kidd. Refreshments will be served from 6.30pm, followed by the […]

Luther King House – Staff Spotlight

The teaching staff at Luther King House come from a variety of denominations and specialise in a selection of varying subjects. Not only that, but they are also involved in their own published works; from hymns to headlines, books to blogs, sermons to speeches, but these are not often discussed with our community or those […]

Launch of the Centre for Theology and Justice – Connecting faith and action

“We are all on a journey with God towards a vision of God’s kingdom of justice, of shalom. The Centre for Theology and Justice seeks to respond to the questions we encounter on that journey. We do not journey alone, we journey together, sharing ideas, resources and engaging in theological reflection.” With those words, Clare […]

Book Launch and Lecture – Hymns of Hope and Healing

A message from our Open College Principal and MA Programme Leader – Revd Dr Jan Berry We are now getting closer to the publication of ‘Hymns of Hope and Heling‘, the collection of words and music which emerged from our ‘Hymns for Healing‘ project at Holy Rood House. We are celebrating this with a launch, […]

Conference for Lay Preachers’ – April 2017

Come and Explore Wisdom Thursday 20th – Saturday 22nd April 2017 Luther King House is hosting Northern College’s popular Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ Conference when the theme will be Exploring Wisdom. We will do this through Scripture and in a variety of creative and practical ways. The programme is available here. As last year, the dates […]

Research Symposium – March 2017

Booking is now open for our Research Symposium, taking place on Thursday 23rd March 2017. This seminar is an opportunity to share current or recent research in areas relating to ageing, faith and spirituality, and aims to bring together researchers and reflective practitioners. It will be of interest to academic researchers, chaplains, health professionals, and […]

A Christmas Reflection – ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’

‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ – A Reflection on Matthew 1:1-17 There’s been an upsurge in the popularity of searching back into our ‘family trees’. I have a cousin who ‘got the bug’ and discovered, for example, that our shared paternal grandmother – a woman very proud to be Scottish – should actually have […]