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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!

Welcome! Our Online courses are available to begin study in September ...

Events

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 […]

2019 Whitley Lecture: ‘From Theology to Theologies’

  It is now an undeniable fact that, demographically speaking, the centre of gravity of Christianity has shifted to the southern continents from its traditional heartlands in Europe and America. This lecture will look at the need for African, Asian and Latin American cultures to yield their deposits of grace in the service of the […]

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 […]

Dead and Buried? – Whitley Lecture 2018

Helen Paynter – ‘Dead and Buried?’ Attending to the voice of the victim in the Old Testament and today Whether we are reading a modern news article about a violent atrocity, or one of the shocking Old Testament stories of violence, it is important that we ask certain questions of ourselves and of the written […]