Courses and Events 2019

Parashah / Sunday Gospel  

A weekly study of Portion of the Torah read in Synagogues on Shabbat and the Gospel Reading read in Catholic Parishes on Sunday

Every Friday, starting on Friday 11th January 2019 11.00 – 12.30 (Tea / coffee from 10.30)


A Jewish Response to Pope Paul VI and Oscar Romero, Saints of Vatican II

A series given by Jonathan Gorsky

Wednesday 9th January and Wednesday 16th January

11.00am – 3.15pm (Tea and Coffee from 10.30am)  Please bring a packed lunch


Christian Jewish Dialogue in the Religious Landscape of today

Tuesday 22nd January  (within the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity)

An afternoon with Archbishop Kevin McDonald

2.00pm – 4.00pm (Tea and Coffee from 1.30pm)


Torn from Home – An event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

Tuesday 29th January

An afternoon with Fr Francis Wahle – one of the Kindertransport Children and a priest of the Westminster Diocese

2.00pm – 4.00pm (Tea and Coffee from 1.30pm)


Reading Sacred Places : New Approaches to Interreligious Understanding

Sunday afternoons : 3rd February, 3rd March, 14th April

A series given by Professor Michael Barnes SJ

2.00pm – 4.00pm (Tea and Coffee from 1.30pm)


Keeping the Law in Secular Society – a Muslim / Jewish Dialogue

Wednesday 13th February

A day of Muslim / Jewish Dialogue given by Humeral Kahn and Rabbi Rachel Montagu

11.00am – 3.15pm (Tea and Coffee from 10.30am)  Please bring a packed lunch


Loving the Stranger: A Religious Response to Xenophobia and the Violence of our Time

Thursday 21st February

A Study Day with Jonathan Gorsky

11.00am – 3.15pm (Tea and Coffee from 10.30am)  Please bring a packed lunch


The Art of the Sacred under Threat:  persecution, destruction, resurrection.

Wednesday 27th February

A day given by Dr Mary Beal, looking at the power of certain sacred images to survive periods of crisis persecution and destruction throughout the centuries.

11.00am – 3.15pm (Tea and Coffee from 10.30am)  Please bring a packed lunch


A Day of Reflection and prayer for Lent

Saturday 9th March

Led by Bishop John Crowley

11.00am – 3.15pm (Tea and Coffee from 10.30pm)  Please bring a packed lunch


Forgiveness and Reconciliation in the Bible : A Series of Lent

Thursday 21st March – Dr Sean Ryan : The Canticle of Habakkuk (Hab 3 : 1 – 19)

Thursday 28th March – Rabbi Jack Tabick : Jacob and Esau

Wednesday 3rd April – Rabbi Rachel Montagu : TBC

11.00am – 3.15pm (Tea and Coffee from 10.30pm)  Please bring a packed lunch