Peterborough Theological Society

The Peterborough Theological Society is an ecumenical society, which exists to promote theological discussion and debate for all levels of interest. We invite a wide variety of speakers, most of whom are leading authorities in their fields.

Meetings are generally held on the last Wednesday of each month (excepting July, August and December) at the Friends’ Meeting House, unless otherwise stated. This is located on Thorpe Road, on the left just over the railway bridge heading west. Parking is available. All meetings commence at 7.30pm with a break for refreshments at 8.30pm, followed by discussion with the speaker.

Annual Subscriptions

£20 for individuals
£30 for couples and families
£10 for students / unwaged
Entry to single meetings £4


Programme for 2019–2020

Wednesday 25 September 2019

The Montgomery Lecture
Rev’d. Canon Chris Chivers, Principal, Westcott House, Cambridge.
Music as revelation and salvation


Wednesday 30 October 2019

Rev’d. Dr Simon Berry, Curate, St Mark's Church, Peterborough.
The Church's conscience: reform in the later Middle Ages


Wednesday 27 November 2019

Paul Morrison, Advisor on economics, Joint Public Issues Team.
Today's Church responding to today's poverty


Wednesday 29 January 2020

Dr. Andrew Todd, Senior Lecturer in Practical Theology, Anglia Ruskin University.
Chaplains in today's religious and spiritual context


Wednesday 26 February 2020

Rev'd. Professor Richard Bauckham, Senior Scholar, Ridley Hall, Cambridge.
Why is St. John's Gospel different?


Wednesday 25 March 2020

Rev'd. Dr Keith Clements, Former General Secretary, Conference of European Churches
Seeking identity: Britain, Europe and the churches


Wednesday 29 April 2020

John Forrest, TV and radio producer, and broadcaster.
What is truth? An interactive theological reflection


Wednesday 27 May 2020

Rev’d John Rackley, Spiritual director; former President of the Baptist Union.
The long journey of faith: relating biography to theology


Wednesday 24 June 2020

Christopher Jones, Former CMS agricultural worker and National Coordinator, Farm Crisis Network.
Biblical wisdom for renewing of farming


Download the 2019–2020 programme as an A4 PDF file


 

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