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Preaching the Atonement

Preaching the Atonement

Tue 28 February, 12:00 pm to Wed 1 March, 2:00 pm

This course is for those who, during this period of Lent, have to preach, teach or explain why Jesus had to die. Redemption, sacrifice, judgement, atonement, satisfaction, wrath, righteousness, justification, reconciliation; these are some of the technical words used to …

TQQ: Christ and Suffering

TQQ: Christ and Suffering

Tue 28 February, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The crucifixion of Jesus and the ‘Passion of Christ’ still grab media headlines and box office success. Yet in a world where there is so much awful, needless and indiscriminate suffering how is all this squared with a wise and …

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Preaching the Atonement

Preaching the Atonement

Tue 28 February, 12:00 pm to Wed 1 March, 2:00 pm

This course is for those who, during this period of Lent, have to preach, teach or explain why Jesus had to die. Redemption, sacrifice, judgement, atonement, satisfaction, wrath, righteousness, justification, reconciliation; these are some of the technical words used to …

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The Psalms as Resource in the Work of Spiritual Direction

The Psalms as Resource in the Work of Spiritual Direction

Thu 2 March, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

A day with Patrick Woodhouse exploring how the Psalms can be a help and resource in the challenge of Spiritual Direction. Patrick will use use his recently published book, Life in the Psalms, and draw upon his extensive knowledge of the …

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Day of Spiritual Reflection: Angel of the North

Day of Spiritual Reflection: Angel of the North

Fri 3 March, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

The Angel of the North by Antony Gormley guides us into Lent meeting us where we are. The Angel is a presence for those who travel north on the A1 as well as for those living nearby and for the …

Disability: Theology and Practice

Disability: Theology and Practice

Fri 3 March, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Reflecting upon the challenges which disability presents to contemporary churches, this day will examine ways of thinking about disability through Scripture and Christian Tradition. On this basis, as well as using the resources of disability theory, we shall think about …

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Ventures in Faith: What Does It Mean To Be ‘Saved’?

Ventures in Faith: What Does It Mean To Be ‘Saved’?

Mon 6 March, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Salvation is what it’s all about. That’s why you become a Christian, isn’t it? But when it comes down to it, what does it really mean to be saved? Is it all about heaven when you die, or can we …

Christian Initiation

Christian Initiation

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

Many Western Churches have significantly revised their baptismal liturgies in the last fifty years in response to the changing place of the church in society. This module will examine key historical periods which provide a context for contemporary rites and …

Western Christian Mysticism

Western Christian Mysticism

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

This module explores the riches of Western Christian mystical tradition. The course begins by looking at the foundations of the tradition and moves on to consider the English Mystics, the Rhineland Mystics and the Spanish Mystics. Students will gain an …

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The Wondrous Story: Preaching from Palm Sunday to Easter

The Wondrous Story: Preaching from Palm Sunday to Easter

Tue 7 March, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Palm Sunday to Easter is at the heart of our gospel, but how do we preach it in a fresh and engaging way? Preachers are speaking to those who have heard the stories often, and often to visitors who come …

TQQ: Seeing Salvation – The Vision of Art

TQQ: Seeing Salvation – The Vision of Art

Tue 7 March, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Last term we looked at art to see if it could teach us anything about theology. In this session we will take a more detailed look at the subject and specifically examine the work of certain Pre-Raphaelite artists to see …

Christian Initiation

Christian Initiation

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

Many Western Churches have significantly revised their baptismal liturgies in the last fifty years in response to the changing place of the church in society. This module will examine key historical periods which provide a context for contemporary rites and …

Western Christian Mysticism

Western Christian Mysticism

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

This module explores the riches of Western Christian mystical tradition. The course begins by looking at the foundations of the tradition and moves on to consider the English Mystics, the Rhineland Mystics and the Spanish Mystics. Students will gain an …

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God on the Streets: Spirituality, Social Engagement, and Christian Authenticity

God on the Streets: Spirituality, Social Engagement, and Christian Authenticity

Wed 8 March, 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Join Dr Gillian Ahlgren, theologian and scholar of the Christian mystical tradition, for talk and book launch as she explores the intersection of spirituality and social justice, past and present. In a reflection Incorporating her pastoral experience working with formerly …

Christian Initiation

Christian Initiation

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

Many Western Churches have significantly revised their baptismal liturgies in the last fifty years in response to the changing place of the church in society. This module will examine key historical periods which provide a context for contemporary rites and …

Western Christian Mysticism

Western Christian Mysticism

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

This module explores the riches of Western Christian mystical tradition. The course begins by looking at the foundations of the tradition and moves on to consider the English Mystics, the Rhineland Mystics and the Spanish Mystics. Students will gain an …

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Christian Initiation

Christian Initiation

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

Many Western Churches have significantly revised their baptismal liturgies in the last fifty years in response to the changing place of the church in society. This module will examine key historical periods which provide a context for contemporary rites and …

Western Christian Mysticism

Western Christian Mysticism

Mon 6 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 9 March, 5:00 pm

This module explores the riches of Western Christian mystical tradition. The course begins by looking at the foundations of the tradition and moves on to consider the English Mystics, the Rhineland Mystics and the Spanish Mystics. Students will gain an …

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Postgraduate Study Taster Day

Postgraduate Study Taster Day

Sat 11 March, 10:00 am to 3:30 pm

The best way to decide whether a study programme is right for you is to experience it first-hand. Sarum College runs four postgraduate programmes in Christian Approaches to Leadership, Christian Liturgy, Christian Spirituality and Theology, Imagination and Culture. These taster …

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Here’s Looking at You: The ART of Interrogation

Here’s Looking at You: The ART of Interrogation

Tue 14 March, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

What happens when we stop peering at and investigating art and instead allow a particular work of art to look at, or indeed, interrogate us? This can be for many of us both a rewarding and unsettling experience. The abiding …

TQQ: Christ and Many Faiths: A Christian Approach to Other Faiths

TQQ: Christ and Many Faiths: A Christian Approach to Other Faiths

Tue 14 March, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

One of the most pressing questions that face both global and local communities is how world religions relate to one another. We will consider how Christianity offers important perspectives on how we can engage with other faiths, and in particular …

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Christian Faith and Ethical Living

Christian Faith and Ethical Living

Sat 18 March, 9:30 am to 6:00 pm

This course has as its central motif the notion that Christians are called to be certain sorts of people in the world. Because of this distinctiveness, and because they are formed by specific stories found in the Bible and tradition, Christians …

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Renaissance: Re-finding Ourselves in Ministry 2017

Renaissance: Re-finding Ourselves in Ministry 2017

Mon 20 March, 12:30 pm to Wed 22 March, 2:00 pm

The second half of our lives opens up a unique range of opportunities and choices. This programme offers an opportunity to explore the shape of our life and work as we grow older. These two residentials are ideal if you …

Thirsting for Water: Celebrating 30 years of Wells for India

Thirsting for Water: Celebrating 30 years of Wells for India

Mon 20 March, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Join Sarum College Bookshop for an illustrated talk with Nicholas and Mary Grey celebrating 30 years of the charity Wells for India. Wells for India is a not-for-profit organisation founded in 1987 by Nicholas and Mary Grey after their visit …

Ventures in Faith: Two Testaments, One Spirit?

Ventures in Faith: Two Testaments, One Spirit?

Mon 20 March, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The gospels are full of love and peace and goodwill. The book of Joshua is often violent and brutal. Do both belong to the same bible? Could we read the one without the other maybe? Advance booking not required, simply …

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Renaissance: Re-finding Ourselves in Ministry 2017

Renaissance: Re-finding Ourselves in Ministry 2017

Mon 20 March, 12:30 pm to Wed 22 March, 2:00 pm

The second half of our lives opens up a unique range of opportunities and choices. This programme offers an opportunity to explore the shape of our life and work as we grow older. These two residentials are ideal if you …

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Renaissance: Re-finding Ourselves in Ministry 2017

Renaissance: Re-finding Ourselves in Ministry 2017

Mon 20 March, 12:30 pm to Wed 22 March, 2:00 pm

The second half of our lives opens up a unique range of opportunities and choices. This programme offers an opportunity to explore the shape of our life and work as we grow older. These two residentials are ideal if you …

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The Binding of Isaac

The Binding of Isaac

Thu 23 March, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Only nineteen verses in the bible, the interpretations of the near sacrifice of Isaac by Abraham in Genesis 22 have filled many books. “Sacrifice, what it means to sacrifice and what we are allowed to sacrifice and what we are …

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Lunchtime Concert: Clare Deniz & Alan Brown

Lunchtime Concert: Clare Deniz & Alan Brown

Fri 24 March, 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm

Lunchtime Concert with Clare Deniz (cello) and Alan Brown (piano). Programme includes music by Beethoven, Dvořák and Bridge. Lunchtime Concerts are held in the College’s Butterfield chapel and are followed by a light buffet lunch (included in the ticket price) …

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Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

Go beyond the headlines about the continuing decline in church membership to critique the contemporary church using both theological and sociological tools. The church in Britain will be examined in the wider context of social, religious and cultural change, and …

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

This module will enable students to understand the relationship between Christian Spirituality and art. This relationship is explored from historical, cultural and theological perspectives, and students will be encouraged to develop their own aesthetic and spiritual awareness. The module also …

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Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

Go beyond the headlines about the continuing decline in church membership to critique the contemporary church using both theological and sociological tools. The church in Britain will be examined in the wider context of social, religious and cultural change, and …

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

This module will enable students to understand the relationship between Christian Spirituality and art. This relationship is explored from historical, cultural and theological perspectives, and students will be encouraged to develop their own aesthetic and spiritual awareness. The module also …

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Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

Go beyond the headlines about the continuing decline in church membership to critique the contemporary church using both theological and sociological tools. The church in Britain will be examined in the wider context of social, religious and cultural change, and …

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

This module will enable students to understand the relationship between Christian Spirituality and art. This relationship is explored from historical, cultural and theological perspectives, and students will be encouraged to develop their own aesthetic and spiritual awareness. The module also …

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Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Re-imagining Church in a Changing Culture

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

Go beyond the headlines about the continuing decline in church membership to critique the contemporary church using both theological and sociological tools. The church in Britain will be examined in the wider context of social, religious and cultural change, and …

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Art, Belief and Spirituality

Mon 27 March, 2:00 pm to Thu 30 March, 5:00 pm

This module will enable students to understand the relationship between Christian Spirituality and art. This relationship is explored from historical, cultural and theological perspectives, and students will be encouraged to develop their own aesthetic and spiritual awareness. The module also …

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