Summer Public Lectures

Thursday, June 23, 6-9 pmCANCELLED
Dr. Thomas Reynolds
The Jazz of Spirituality: Opening to the Beyond in our Midst

Tuesday, July 12, 7 pm
Dr. Amyn Sajoo, 2011 Iona
Pacific Visiting Scholar

PUBLIC ISLAM, CITIZENSHIP,
IDENTITY, ANXIETY

In the shadow of September 11, 2001, what is the basis which Muslims and their fellow citizens – local and global – can engage with due regard to the freedoms of conscience, expression and association that make for a pluralistic democracy?
Location: VST’s Chapel of the Epiphany
6030 Chancellor Blvd (UBC campus)

Thursday, July 14, 7 pmCANCELLED
Rev. Dr. Cathy Campbell
Take and Eat: Food, Faith and Creation Care

Sunday, July 17, 7 pm
Dr. Thomas Long
PREACHING CHANGES ITS MIND:
THE SHIFT FROM “NARRATIVE”
TO “WISDOM”

Location: West Point Grey Presbyterian Church
4397 West 12th Avenue

Tuesday, July 19, 7 pmCANCELLED
Rev. Dr. William McKinney
“MOMMA NEVER SAID THERE’LL BE DAYS LIKE THIS: NEW CHALLENGES FOR RELIGIOUS LEADERS IN NORTH AMERICA”
Location: West Point Grey United Church
4585 West 8th Avenue

Thursday, July 21, 7 pm
Dr. Kathleen Deignan, CDN
Co-sponsored with the Thomas Merton
Society of Canada

LOVE FOR THE PARADISE MYSTERY: THOMAS MERTON, CONTEMPLATIVE ECOLOGIST
Location: VST’s Chapel of the Epiphany
6030 Chancellor Blvd (UBC campus)
Pre-lecture reception, 5:30 pm, VST Library

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