Programme for Spring 2020

  • Each day runs from 11.00am – 3.15pm (Tea / coffee from 10.30am) unless specified
  • Please bring a Packed Lunch
  • Donations will be grateful received to cover the cost of these events.

Tuesday 14 January :  God’s Unfailing Word – The new Church of England teaching on Christian – Jewish relations   Rev Michael Redman

Friday 17 January :  Parashah/Gospel study resumes – Every Friday  morning

11.00am – 12.30pm

Thursday 23 January:  I will be what I will be – The Names if God in Judaism  Rabbi Mark Solomon

Sunday 26 January (Day of the Bible) : Resisting Evil :  The Women who Defied Pharaoh   Rabbi Howard Cooper on the HMD theme, ‘Stand Together’  14.00 – 16.00 (Tea / Coffee from 1.30pm)

Wednesday 5 February : The Book of Hosea   Rabbi Alexandra Wright  14.00 – 16.00 (Tea / Coffee from 1.30pm)

Thursday 13 February:  Is the New Testament Anti-Semitic? Rev Dr Nicholas Sagovsky

Wednesday 26 February Out of the Whirlwind: Reading the Book of Job with Robert Alter  Jonathan Gorsky

Wednesday 4 March:  The Book of Esther   Rabbi Rachel Montagu

Thursday 12 March: Psalms – as interpreted by the early patristics, Origen, Jerome and Augustine  Dr Sean Ryan

Wednesday 18 March:  Prophetic Imagination:  Walter Brueggemann and the Hebrew Bible  Jonathan Gorsky

Tuesday 24 March: Scripture readings during Lent  Rev Dr Nicholas King SJ

Tuesday 31 March:  ‘What is man? – a Journey in Biblical Anthropology’.  A new document from the Pontifical Biblical Commission.    Rev Dr Adrian Graffy

Saturday April 4:  Day of Prayer for Lent. “Sing a new song unto the Lord”…Reflections on the Psalms   Sr Anne Lee