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Special Film Screening: King – Montgomery to Memphis

The world has been marking the 50th anniversary year of the ...

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR – Reflections to mark the anniversary of his assassination

On 4 April we will be marking the 50th anniversary of the death of ...

Resisting Violence Against Women: Art Exhibition & Lecture

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

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15 Nov

Research Symposium on Ageing and Spirituality – November 2018

This seminar is an opportunity to share current or recent research in ...

27 Nov

Special Film Screening: King – Montgomery to Memphis

The world has been marking the 50th anniversary year of the ...

04 Feb

2019 Whitley Lecture: ‘From Theology to Theologies’

  It is now an undeniable fact that, demographically speaking, ...

Special Film Screening: King – Montgomery to Memphis

The world has been marking the 50th anniversary year of the assassination of Baptist Minister Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On 4th April 1968, Dr. King was fatally shot on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel, cutting short the life of the man who had become the conscience of America, indeed the world. Luther […]

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR – Reflections to mark the anniversary of his assassination

On 4 April we will be marking the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr. These reflections produced by the Luther King House learning community are to help us remember his life and witness, and to recognize the ways he continues to inspire us to work for justice and righteousness in our […]

Resisting Violence Against Women: Art Exhibition & Lecture

Art Exhibition and Lecture From January 2018, ‘The Manchester Mosaic’ produced in 1992 by an ecumenical group of women around the issue of violence against women will be displayed in the Chapel at Luther King House. To launch this, linked with our Winter School on Theologies of the Body, we are hosting an Art Exhibition […]

UPDATED: Lay Preachers Conference 2018 – All Are Welcome?

All Are Welcome? – Conference for Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders 2018 Luther King House is hosting Northern College’s popular Lay Preachers’ and Worship Leaders’ Conference when the theme will be All Are Welcome?. The event will include practical workshops and sessions based around inclusivity, bible studies, and more, and will include a workshop on dementia-friendly worship. A full […]

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 […]

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, […]