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The Journey Continues – Hannah Stone

The Journey Continues – Hannah Stone

My current period of tenure as Poet-Theologian comes to an end, for now. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed participating in the events on aging, engaging with The Way Up Is Down (currently at Armley), exploring my experience of living with Long Covid. My journey through long...

Humbler Church Bigger God – HeartEdge Conference 2022

Humbler Church Bigger God – HeartEdge Conference 2022

  Leeds Church Institute offers a huge welcome to delegates, speakers and contributors to the HeartEdge Conference 2022 taking place at St Edmund's Church, Roundhay on Tuesday 27 & Wednesday 28 September 2022. Find out more at: www.heartedge.org/   We...

Leeds Church Institute is an accredited Living Wage Employer!

Leeds Church Institute is an accredited Living Wage Employer!

Leeds Church Institute is an accredited Living Wage Employer! The NEW #LivingWage rates for 2022/23 are out! LivingWageUK’s UK and London Living Wage rates have risen, meaning a pay-rise for hundreds of thousands of workers like ours. What is the difference between...

The Way Up Is Down at Christ Church, Armley

The Way Up Is Down at Christ Church, Armley

LCI are delighted to invite you to explore The Way Up is Down, an installation by Leon Varga, which will be at Christ Church, Upper Armley and open to visitors at the following times: Monday, 26th of September from 7pm to 9pm Tuesday 27th of September from 5pm to 7pm...

Bank holiday closure on 19th September

Bank holiday closure on 19th September

  As a tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II the LCI office will be closed on Monday 19th September to help the nation pay its respects. We will reopen on Tuesday the 20th.

Back to School by Hannah Stone

Back to School by Hannah Stone

photo by Tim Mossholder By the time you read this, the country will be back to school- at least that’s what I thought before last week brought the sad news of the death of Queen Elizabeth II, public mourning for whom is altering everyone’s schedules. I may respond to...

Feedback for Citytheology 2022

Feedback for Citytheology 2022

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The World Reimagined Trail – LCI walk of discovery

The World Reimagined Trail – LCI walk of discovery

The World Reimagined – A journey of discovery in Leeds LCI would be delighted for you to join us on a journey of past, present and future discovery on a walking trail through Leeds. This trail follows a series of art pieces created to resource our thinking on racial...

Turning up the heat by Hannah Stone

Turning up the heat by Hannah Stone

Turning up the heat It’s hot. Maybe not when you are reading this, but it has been hot this summer, and is likely to be much hotter, much more frequently in years to come. I’m reminded of Greta Thunberg’s words, when addressing the Climate Change conference at Davos...

Breathing New Hope by Hannah Stone

Breathing New Hope by Hannah Stone

Breathing New Hope by Hannah Stone In recent weeks I’ve been fortunate enough to benefit from our wonderful NHS, with various tests to eliminate other possible diagnoses based on the cocktail of symptoms I’ve had since testing positive for covid in December. I now...