POSTPONED: Scott Holland Symposium 2020: Does Anglicanism Build Nations?
The Scott Holland Symposium 2020 has been postponed. It is now planned for Saturday 5 September 2020 - please check here for further updates in due course.
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Does Anglicanism Build Nations? Anglican Churches in Post-War Reconstruction, Nation-Building, and Peace and Reconciliation Since 1945
Speakers and subjects
Revd Dr Peter Howson (Oxford Brookes University): British Anglicans and German Evangelicals: The search for reconciliation in the years after World War Two
Dr Matthew Grimley (Merton College, Oxford): Anglicans and the New Jerusalem: The Church
of England and social reconstruction in Britain after 1945
Revd Dr Sarah Hills (Vicar of Holy Island, Lindisfarne): Reconciliation reimagined: A theology
of restitution as embodied reconciliation in a community in post-apartheid South Africa
Revd Dr Yazid Said (Liverpool Hope University): The coherence of Middle Eastern societies
today: Anglican and Islamic political thought
Cost (including refreshments and sandwich lunch) £20.00 per person.
Please send cheques payable to The Scott Holland Trust to Canon Professor Michael Snape,
Department of Theology and Religion, Durham University, Abbey House, Palace Green, Durham DH1
The Scott Holland Trust was set up to perpetuate the memory of Henry Scott Holland by way of
founding a Holland Lecture on ‘the theology of the Incarnation and its bearing on the social and
economic life of man.’ It has been delivered by many of the most important theological and
political thinkers of the twentieth century including former Archbishops of Canterbury William
Temple, Michael Ramsey and Rowan Williams, as well as professors including R.H. Tawney, A.D.
Lindsay and D.M. Mackinnon. More recently lecturers have included director of the British
Museum Neil MacGregor, the Rt Hon. Frank Field, and Professor Grace Davie.