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A Christmas Reflection – 2020

Magnificat for a Black Christmas! “My soul glorifies the Lord ...

Research Symposium (in Partnership with MHA) – Thursday 12th November 2020

It was a pleasure to welcome so many attendees, over Zoom, to our MHA ...

Study Online in 2020-21!

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Events

Ken Leech Memorial Lecture 2020: ‘The Eye of the Storm’

An open lecture given by Paul Bayes, Bishop of Liverpool. Luther King House and St. Chrysostom’s Manchester are delighted to welcome the Right Reverend Paul Bayes as part of our Open Lecture Series. Ken Leech (1939-2015) was a well known Anglo-Catholic priest and a Christian socialist. He believed that theology must be grounded in prayer and […]

2020 Whitley Lecture: ‘Finding a Friend’ The Baptist Encounter with Judaism – Live on YouTube

Ever since the horrific events of the Holocaust, the relationship of Christianity to Judaism has been under constant review. Many Christian denominations have made great strides toward a much closer rapprochement with Judaism. This lecture will ask where British Baptists stand in relation to this sea change in Christian-Jewish relations. It will identify potential problems […]

CANCELLED: Thinking Theologically about Higher Education

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 […]

CANCELLED: 2020 Whitley Lecture: ‘Finding a Friend’ The Baptist Encounter with Judaism

Due to recent announcements from the UK Government, it has been decided that the 2020 Whitley 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 […]

Book Launch: Theology of religion: Through the lens of ‘truth-as-openness’

A Book launch and introductory conversation by Revd Dr Graham Adams. Earlier this year, Graham’s Theology of religion: Through the lens of ‘truth-as-openness’, was published by Brill. The book surveys of the dynamic and important field of ‘the theology of religions’. But it is far more than a survey. It takes a unique view of the […]

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 […]

Ken Leech Memorial Lecture: ‘The Viciousness of Injustice’

An open lecture given by Canon Mark Oakley, Dean of St. John’s College, Cambridge. Luther King House and St. Chrysostom’s Manchester are delighted to welcome Canon Mark Oakely as part of our Open Lecture Series. Canon Mark Oakley has written on poetry and faith and is widely known for being a passionate campaigner for social justice […]

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 […]

Open Lecture Programme: Resurrection – A Love Revolution

The event of the resurrection of Jesus from the dead is a profound revelation of the love of God, which impacts and inspires the life of all those who seek to follow Jesus. Moreover, we’ll see how the resurrection is a revolution of love that discloses God’s version of power, subverts death, encourages equity, confirms […]