Roger Ray speaks at St Albans, Malvern and Brighton

Roger Ray speaks at St Albans, Malvern and Brighton

This leading US progressive minister will be in the UK between 5th and 13th May...

May 5th: St Albans day conference - Progressive Faith and Practice. Session One: What do progressive mean when we say ‘God’. Session two: Worship in a post-modern society: What do we do when we gather as a Community? Session three: Which Jesus do we hold dear?

May 10th: Malvern evnening meeting: Which Jesus do we hold dear?

May 13th: Brighton (Hove) day event - Thinking Allowed: an insight into progressive christianity. Dr Ray will be joined by Rev’d John Churcher, former PCN chair and a Methodist minister offering a radical voice from the edge. In the morning each will preach in a local church and then in the afternoon there will be three sessions: 1. What do progressives mean when we say “God”? 2. Which Jesus do we hold dear? 3. What do we do when we gather as a community?

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Students polled on their belief in the resurrection

Students polled on their belief in the resurrection

A poll of students by the Student Christian Movement shows that the literal interpretation of that first Easter isn’t set in stone....

In the poll, 15% of participants admitted that they didn’t believe that Jesus returned to his body following the crucifixion, responding ‘I believe Jesus’ spirit is with us but I don’t believe he physically rose from the dead’ or ‘I really want to believe that Jesus rose from the dead but I struggle to get my head around it.’

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