John Shelby Spong - The Fourth Gospel: Tales of a Jewish Mystic

John Shelby Spong - The Fourth Gospel: Tales of a Jewish Mystic

Thinking Allowed is glad to welcome back to Glasgow the well known progressive theologian of the Episcopal Church, USA. Tonight’s is the first of two lectures by Bishop Spong. The second takes place tomorrow at Cairns Church

Start Date:
Wednesday 23rd October 2013
Start Time:
9:00PM
Location:
Orchardhill Parish Church, Giffnock G46 6LW
Contact:
Thinking Allowed
Email:
office@cairnschurch.org.uk
Speakers:
John Shelby Spong
Cost:
£12 (no concessions)
Website:
www.cairnschurch.org.uk

Bishop Spong will deliver two separate but connected lectures linked to his latest book, “The Fourth Gospel: Tales of a Jewish Mystic”

Tonight’s lecture is called “Exploring John’s Origins: It is not a literal Text, but an interpretive Portrait”

The second lecture takes place tomorrow at Cairns Church, Glasgow. Please see separate billing under tomorrow’s date.

The £12 tickets for tonight’s lecture include refreshments.

A large attendance at both lectures is expected. Each winter Cairns and OrchardhillChurches

host the THINKING ALLOWED series of lectures, focusing on the community at large. Senior practitioners from a variety of academic, social and spiritual backgrounds are invited to address and debate important issues, free from the constraints of normal worship.

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