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CANCELLED: David Goodbourn Annual Lecture: ‘Caring for People, Water and Earth’

11/05/2020

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Luther King House

Luther King House
Brighton Grove
Rusholme
Manchester
M14 5JP

Due to recent announcements from the UK Government, it has been decided that this lecture has been cancelled. It may be rescheduled for an alternative date, and we advise those who may still wish to attend to keep checking our Events page for any further updates.

All of us at Luther King House apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.


The lecture takes up the World Council of Churches Pilgrimage Theme for 2020, expressing concerns for justice and care for creation in our world today. The World Council of Churches (WCC) is an international fellowship of churches seeking unity, a common witness and Christian service.

Luther King House and The Centre for Theology and Justice are delighted to welcome Dr Isabel Apawo Phiri to speak at our annual David Goodbourn lecture. Isabel is an academic and professor within the field of African Theology and is part of the Circle of Concerned African Women Theologians. She is the Deputy General Secretary for Public Witness at the WCC.

David Goodbourn, who the annual lecture honours, was General Secretary of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland, and President of Luther King House, Manchester.

Refreshments from 7pm, followed by the lecture at 7.30pm

A pdf leaflet for you to download, print and distribute can be found here.

There is no charge for this event, but it would be helpful to have some idea of numbers, so please let us know if you hope to attend.

For further details, and to register your interest in attending, please contact Luther King House by e-mail or by telephone on 0161 249 2504.

The Centre for Theology and Justice is a partnership of Christian Aid, Church Action on Poverty, Churches Together in Britain and Ireland, and Luther King House, Manchester.