Lectures

John Hughes Memorial Lecture


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John Hughes Memorial Lecture
22
Nov
2017

Wednesday 22nd November at 7.30pm will see the inaugural John Hughes Memorial Lecture. Dr Edward Skidelsky from the Department of Sociology and Philosophy at the University of Exeter will be speaking on the subject “How can believers talk to unbelievers about God?”, one of many concerns close to John Hughes’ heart. Dr…

Past Events for Lectures

Spiritual Companions Network Devon


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Spiritual Companions Network Devon
11
Nov
2017

We have been asked to advertise this Day Conference at South Street Baptist Church on Saturday 11th November. Spiritual Companions Network for Devon 2017 Conference. Fr. George Guiver, Superior of the Community of the Resurrection, Mirfield. Bringing together the fragments: Praying once again as the people of God. Saturday 11th November 2017, 10.30am –…

Reading Group – Egeria


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Reading Group – Egeria
25
Oct
2017

It’s not too late to join  the Reading Group for our final session  on Wednesday 25th October. In lieu of a St Michael’s Lecture this month, we have an October Reading Group @ St Michael’s. For 3 Wednesdays 11th, 18th & 25th October, Oliver Nicholson will lead evening sessions at St…

Jane Austen Lecture


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Jane Austen Lecture
20
Oct
2017

We’ve been asked to advertise this Lecture at the Mint Methodist Church on Friday 20th October at 7pm. The Spirituality of Jane Austen - Come and meet Paula Hollingsworth and hear about her interest in Jane Austen and her research in writing this book. She explores Jane Austen’s understated but strong faith…

Vocations 18-30 Gathering


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Vocations 18-30 Gathering
16
Oct
2017

In the Function Room at The Imperial, New North Road, Exeter, EX4 4AH, at 7.30pm on Monday 16th October. A Diocese of Exeter event for anyone aged 18-30 who may be wondering if God could be calling them to explore Ordained Ministry in the Church of England.  Evangelicals, Radicals, Anglo-Catholics or…

St Michael’s Lecture – Paradoxes with Dr Felix Flicker


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St Michael’s Lecture – Paradoxes with Dr Felix Flicker
27
Sep
2017

Wednesday 27th September at 7.30pm, St Michael’s Lectures are excited to welcome Dr Felix Flicker to talk on “Paradoxes: Jokes, Riddles, Zen Buddhist Kohns, and some Questions in Theoretical Physics” – Entertaining, Educational, Accessible. Please see the Press Release linked below. Felix Flicker is the Astor Junior Research Fellow of Physics…

Heritage Open Days 2017


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Heritage Open Days 2017
9
Sep
2017

Saturday 9th September, join us at St Michael’s for the annual celebration of England’s fantastic architecture and culture for the national Heritage Open Days.  All are warmly invited to visit and view this Victorian Gothic gem on Mount Dinham just outside the City Walls across the Iron Bridge. The Church will be open…

Parish Quiet Day


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Parish Quiet Day
22
Jul
2017

On Saturday 22nd July from 10am to 4pm at Mill House Retreat House, a Quiet Day led by Bishop Martin Shaw. “Me – the Face of Christ?” Where?  Mill House Retreat House, Rocknell Manor Farm, Westleigh, Nr Tiverton, Devon EX16 7ES. Cost?  £15 per person, including a light soup lunch. Spaces are limited……

St Michael’s Lecture – the Body Beautiful?


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St Michael’s Lecture – the Body Beautiful?
19
Jul
2017

Wednesday 19th July at 7.30pm: St Michael’s Lectures welcomes the Reverend Glen C. Graham, Minister of Cullompton Baptist Church, to talk on “Building the body Beautiful, a vision of a perfectly imperfect Church.” Revd Glen Graham is Chair of Churches for All, a national organisation which offers coordination for disability initiatives,…

St Michael’s Lecture – Faith in Prison


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St Michael’s Lecture – Faith in Prison
28
Jun
2017

Wednesday 28th June at 7.30pm: Dr Lindsay Whetter, who has done extensive work in prisons and who completed an ethnographic PhD on ‘Faith in the Prisons’ at the University of Exeter, will be taking an “inside look” on life and faith in English jails. Dr Whetter spends time in prison as…

John Thurmer Memorial Lecture 2017


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John Thurmer Memorial Lecture 2017
1
Jun
2017

Thursday 1st June at 7.45pm we are privileged to welcome Dr Bruce Coleman, who will distil his extensive knowledge of Victorian Church History to give a lecture in memory of Canon John Thurmer, entitled “The Oxford Movement in Church and Society.” [Please note also that the Ashes of Canon John…