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The Robbins Lecture: 'Centenary Reflections on The Church in the Furnace: Can the Church of England learn from the British Army?'

15th November 2017, 18:30, Prior's Hall, Durham Cathedral, The Venerable Stephen Robbins CB

To mark the centenary of the end of the Battle of Passchendaele, and the publication by Anglican army chaplains of a controversial manifesto for post-war church reform, The Venerable Stephen Robbins CB, Honorary Canon of Salisbury Cathedral and a former Chaplain-General of the British Army, asks whether the Church can learn from the recent pastoral experience of army chaplains. Drinks will be served from 6.15 p.m.

There is no charge for the event, but please confirm your attendance by emailing by Friday 10 November.

25 November: Cranmer Hall Seminar, Revd. Dr. Will Foulger (Cranmer Hall), 'We Are Longing for Place: The Parish as a Theological Instinct and Some Implications for the Church of England', 4.00-5.30 p.m.

Please register here for this event:

Unlike other seminars and lectures this term, this will be held on Zoom, and the link is as follows:

Please note that we very much hope to host Revd. A.D.A. France-Williams at a later date.