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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 […]

Research Symposium on Ageing and Spirituality – November 2020

You are invited to our next MHA Research Symposium on Ageing on Thursday 12th November from 10.30 – 16.00 which will be held on Zoom. Carol Jagger, Professor of Epidemiology of Ageing at Newcastle University, will lead our thinking on Spirituality and Healthy Ageing and Chris Swift, Director of Chaplaincy and Spirituality at MHA, will […]

Open Lecture: ‘Silence as Gift?’

Led by Dr. Alison Woolley Our evening together will introduce us to chosen practices of silence, evidencing its potential for profound relational transformation from the spiritual journeys of Christian women today. It will invite us to re-examine silence’s role in developing increasingly authentic selfhood, self-emptying and more responsible relationality within our lives. Luther King House […]

Ash Wednesday Labyrinth

Led by Revd. Angie Tunstall Designed to accompany our Winter School on Theologies of the Body we will be gathering to create and walk the Labyrinth with a decidedly Ash Wednesday flavour. Walking the Labyrinth is an ancient spiritual practice of embodied prayer and contemplation. For those who would find walking difficult alternative ways to explore and […]

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 […]

Research Symposium on Ageing and Spirituality – March 2020

This seminar is 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 researchers, chaplains, health professionals, and any others who are interested in learning more about faith development and spirituality amongst older […]

Research Symposium on Ageing and Spirituality – November 2019

This seminar is 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 researchers, chaplains, health professionals, and any others who are interested in learning more about faith development and spirituality amongst older […]

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 […]

Summer School 2020: Spirituality in Contemporary Culture

Led by Glen Marshall and Graham Sparkes with contributions from Sam Wright, Jonathan Tallon and Kim Wasey. Spend four days examining and assessing the many forms of contemporary spirituality. Explore the place of spirituality in such areas as visual art, film, music and photography. Reflect on the spirituality of young people and consider the insights […]

Winter School 2020: Theologies of the Body

Led by Clare McBeath & Jan Berry Spend four days exploring themes such as gender and sexuality, ageing and disability, feminist, queer and eco-theologies. Further information will follow soon and a pdf flier (which is free for you to download, print and distribute) is available here. To book a place please contact Luther King House Registry […]