Chaplains are increasingly the face of public religion. This report explores the chaplaincy landscape in Norfolk.
Dr Paula Gooder and George Pitcher will discuss the nature and purpose of story-telling, from the gospels to contemporary fiction, in an attempt to illuminate the relationship between truth and fiction.
The Parish: Has it Had its Day?
9th October 2017
St Mellitus College opens its doors on October the 9th at 7pm for this event discussing The Parish: Has it Had its Day?
Organised by SCM Press and Church Times, this 'Moral Maze'-style panel event explores The Parish and its future. This topic will be discussed by the expert panel, perspectives proposed by 4 witnesses, then cross-examined by the panel, with final reflections bringing the evening to a close.
Andy Milne, leading a Fresh Expression in Bradford, and author of The DNA of Pioneer Ministry
David Goodhew, a Church Growth expert and author of Fresh!: An Introduction to Fresh Expressions of Church and Pioneer Ministry
Alison Milbank, theologian and author of For the Parish
Andrew Rumsey, rector of Oxted and author of Parish: An Anglican Theology of Place
Graham Tomlin, Bishop of Kensington
Paula Gooder, Director for Mission Learning and Development, Birmingham
Calvin Samuel, Principal, London School of Theology
Nick Spencer, Research Director, Theos Think Tank
Jessica Martin, Canon, Ely Cathedral
Monday 9th October 2017
St Mellitus College
St Jude's Church
General admission: £10.00
Book tickets for this event at Church House Bookshop
Image from SCM Press