Poetry reading by Diane Pacitti

Poetry reading by Diane Pacitti

We were delighted to have Bronte Poetry Award winner Diane Pacitti join us for poetry and a book club discussion on The Ungrateful Refugee. Here Diane shares some of her poems with us in the context of the themes around the book which are from her anthology, Dark...
Power to the People – Yvonne Ugarte

Power to the People – Yvonne Ugarte

Six months after completing the role as poet-theologian in virtual residence for Leeds Church Institute, I am delighted to be back wearing a different hat. Between now and the end of the year, I will be sharing material (through blogs, podcasts and other media) which...
Wisdom on the Way

Wisdom on the Way

Wisdom on the Way was the title for a short reflective series this autumn, convened by Leeds Church Institute and Leeds Christian Community Trust to support people working in urban communities in Leeds and beyond. The aim was to develop a small community of learning....

Violence Against Christians by Terrorists

Together We Must Defeat Religiously Motivated Violence By Qari Asim Imam, Makkah Mosque Leeds @QariAsim As we exchange seasons’ greetings at this time of the year, we reflect upon the critically important Christian-Muslim initiatives that have taken place over...

Saturday People, Sunday People

Tuesday 19th January, 2-4pm at Leeds Church Institute, 20 New Market Street, Leeds, LS1 6DG. LCI Perspectives event-as part of an outreach programme to other communities, Makor, the Jewish cultural centre, offers a talk titled ‘First the Saturday people, then...