Exploring Religion’s Influence in UK Society

Exploring Religion’s Influence in UK Society

A 10 week Course on Monday Evenings 7.30-9.30

Begins April 11th 2016

(Module 5 of the Ongoing Certificate in Inter Faith Relations Course)

Topics Covered include:

11 April          Mike King (Author of books on “Post Secularism”, and “Film and Spirituality”) “Postsecularism – The Hidden Challenge to Extremism”

18 April          Talk about the Druze religion;

25 April          Faith in the Public Sphere including Politics and the Law

9 May            Faith in the Public Sphere including Welfare

16 May          Extremism and Fundamentalism (Speaker TBA)

23 May          Issues of Diversity and Pluralism in Media and Society

6 June            Changing Public expression of ritual/understanding of God

13 June          Issues around Education and Young People

20 June          Dr Anne Richards (Cof E Adviser on Alternative Spiritualities and NRMS) New Religious Movements and New Age Spirituality

27 June          The Future

COST £120

Contact: Laurence Hillel (Rev’d),                  

laurence.hillel@londoninterfaith.org.uk 07801 286819