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    Join us for a Christian Heritage zoom webinar

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    Obedient Subversiveness:

    How the Bible Creates Cultural Critics

     

    with Dr Chris Watkin

    on

    Monday, May 17th at 7:30pm BST

     

    Christians have not always had a reputation for their depth and breadth of engagement in culture and the arts. Where they have fallen short of practising discerning cultural engagement, Dr Chris Watkin argues that it is because they have wandered away from the nature and teaching of the Christian Scriptures. In this webinar, we will see how the Bible embodies and encourages cultural engagement of the broadest and most penetrating sort. We will note that the Bible is peculiarly able to furnish favourable conditions for a cultural criticism which is expansive in scope yet disciplined in analysis, warmly affirming, acutely critiquing and subversively fulfilling the aspirations of our cultural life. Indeed, we will explore just how it is that the Bible creates wise cultural critics.

     

    After a presentation from Dr Watkin, there will be the opportunity for discussion and Q and A on the topic of the Bible and cultural engagement.

     

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Christian Heritage Webinar – Eternity in our Hearts: the Human Relationship to Time (Humanity Matters Series, 6/8)

 

‘What is time?’, asked St Augustine. ‘If no one asks me I know, but if I wish to explain it, I know not’. To be human is to have a consciousness of time, including a sense of our mortality. Andrew Fellows examines what it is to live in time as a way of further understanding our uniqueness as human beings.

 

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