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Responses to the killing of George Floyd from the staff at Luther King House

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A Christmas Reflection – 2019

Sometimes tears are unexpected. Most mornings for me begin in the ...

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Study Online in 2020-21!

Welcome! Our Online courses are available to begin study in September 2020: Foundation Award The Foundation Award may be taken full or part time mid-week or over six intensive study weekends spread throughout the year Certificate in Higher Education The one-year Certificate course takes place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during term time throughout the year, and […]

Responses to the killing of George Floyd from the staff at Luther King House

“The whirlwinds of revolt will continue to shake the foundations of our nation until the bright days of justice emerge.” – Martin Luther King, 1963 (‘I have a dream’ Speech) For us, Luther King House is more than just the name of our college. It is also a daily reminder of values that we honour, and […]

A Christmas Reflection – 2019

Sometimes tears are unexpected. Most mornings for me begin in the kitchen with a cup of tea, reading the news with my two dogs curled on my lap. It’s a peaceful time before the day hits, when I try to intentionally open myself to Christ’s love for the world and to share my concerns and […]

New Staff Appointments for 2019-20

Northern College is delighted to announce the appointment of two new staff members who will take up their posts in September this year, just ahead of the academic year beginning. Revd Dr Adam Scott has been appointed as Tutor for Ministerial Formation. Originally from Dublin, Adam moved to the UK to study psychology in the late […]

A Christmas Reflection – 2018

Lo He abhors not, the virgin’s womb My son was at that age when they never stop asking questions. We were driving past the local convent. In the garden was a big, white, marble statue. “Dad, is that Jesus?” “Yes, son.” “Dad, is Jesus like God… but with bones?” “Y’ know son, that’s not a […]

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 […]