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A Nun’s Story with Sister Agatha

Saturday 22nd September, 2pm-4pm At Wheeler Hall, St Anne’s Cathedral, LS2 8BE Sr Agatha, now well into her 80s, has led an interesting and challenging life. She has written an autobiography which begins with her life as a child, her call to the religious life (while writing a letter to her fiancé), and how she has progressed…
  • 24/07/2018

British Muslims with authors Philip Lewis and Sadek Hamid

Tuesday 25th September, 6.30-8pm at LCI A chance to meet Philip Lewis and Sadek Hamid, authors of British Muslims, a well argued, evidence-based, exploration of what it means to be a Muslim in Britain today. A new generation of Muslims – activists, academics, religious scholars and professionals – are drawing on contemporary reformist thinking emerging…
  • 16/07/2018

Arek Hersh, The Life and Times of a Holocaust Survivor

Thursday 27th September, 2pm-4.30pm Arek Hersh is a Holocaust survivor. He was born in Sieradz, Poland in 1928 and was taken to a camp in 1940. There were 2500 men in the camp at the start, and 11 were alive 18 months later. After this, he was sent to the ghetto in Lodz where he…
  • 22/07/2018

Exploring Christian Culture with Virginia Woolf

Wednesday 3rd October, 6.30 – 8pm at LCI An evening to look at Virginia Woolf and Christian Culture. Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) was an important English writer; well known in the early twentieth century, and also an inspiration to later feminists. She was regarded as a controversial figure by the church establishment and was critical of…
  • feminism, Jane De Gay, Rose Hudson-Wilkin, sacred space, social justice, theology, Virginia Woolf
  • 24/08/2018

LCI Book Group – God With Us by Rowan Williams

Thursday 11th October, 12.30 – 2.30pm at LCI The LCI Book Group is a book club for theological books. We meet to discuss a particular title over a bite to eat. Everybody is welcome, you don’t need to have read the book being discussed in advance, in fact after the session we hope that you might…
  • Rowan Williams
  • 12/09/2018

Oakwood Book Club – Waiting for the Last Bus

Tuesday 16th October, 7.30pm – 9pm At Oakwood Church, Springwood Road, Leeds, LS8 2QA Oakwood Book Club is a book club for theological books. This month the group will be looking at Richard Holloway’s Waiting For The Last Bus. “Where do we go when we die? Or is there nowhere to go? Is death something…
  • 12/09/2018

Wisdom On The Way

Monday 22nd October, 9.30am-4pm at LCI In recent years in Leeds there has been a decline in ecumenical infrastructure support for Christians active in their communities. LCI recognises this and wants to provide a space for people to get together with others in a common and diverse space. Common in terms of a passion and…
  • 18/07/2018