What is a Death Café?

What is a Death Café?

On Friday night, Ellie Harrison gave a performance of her solo show Etiquette of Grief at LCI. People who attended went on to talk about the performance. It was seen as a celebration of life and exploration of loss. There was a clear theme of denial, which is...
The Hook Lecture 2012: Faith in Public Life (podcast)

The Hook Lecture 2012: Faith in Public Life (podcast)

2012’s Hook Lecture was given by Mona Siddiqui OBE FRSE FRSA. As professor of Islamic and Interreligious studies at Edinburgh University and contributor to  Radio 4’s thought for the day, her subject was Faith in Public Life. Click the play button below to...
The Good Muslim

The Good Muslim

A group of 15 of us looked at Mona Siddiqui’s book, ‘The Good Muslim’ over lunch. Most of us hadn’t read the book before, and some, but not all, had a knowledge of Islam. It was a dynamic discussion where we were challenged to express theological responses to a range...
Being Christian in a City of Different Faiths

Being Christian in a City of Different Faiths

It was time well spent at the Away Day for Chaplains at the University of Leeds. We created a map of Leeds showing faith diversity, related social and economic factors, faiths as represented in the media, and our questions about how to live well together. The...