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Reformation 500 Study Day

Wednesday 8 November

As part of our celebrations to mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation we welcome respected speaker, author and historian, Derek Wilson.  Derek will lead our study day on the historical context and the spiritual impact of the Reformation, with the opportunity for discussion. We are also delighted to welcome Bishop Christopher Herbert, who will be sharing his extensive knowledge of art history in the context of the Reformation.  The day will be of particular interest to students and historians and those with a passion for theology and the arts.  All are welcome, admission is free.

 10.15 – 10.30     Arrival & coffee

10.30 – 11.30     A History of The English Reformation: 

                           Politics & Power  Struggles 1530-80 by Derek Wilson

11.30- 11.45       Coffee break

11.45 – 12.45      The Spiritual Legacy of the English Reformation by Derek Wilson

12.45 – 13.45      Lunch available in the Refectory

13.45 – 14.45      The Reformation & Art, by Bishop Christopher Herbert

14.45- 15.00       Thanks & closing remarks            

There will be time for questions and discussion.  Free parking.  Please register for your free place by contacting Julie@Guildford-cathedral.org

 


Added Wednesday 26th July 2017