Culture Short Courses in London

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  1. The Quakers: an introduction

    Course Date: Sat 2 Feb 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Quakers listen for the inner voice within that speaks truth and love, without making use of priests, ancient rituals or creeds. Find out why people today are re-discovering Quakerism.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  2. Miriam the prophetess, Ruth the migrant, and Queen Esther: stories and afterlives of biblical women

    Course Date: Sat 9 Feb 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Explore the biblical stories of three women, each representing an aspect of religious, political and social life of ancient Israel. These stories have inspired many writers, and been transformed to adapt to the social, political and religious concerns of the times.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  3. 'Glimpses of heaven': the role and development of the English cathedral in the 19th century

    Course Date: Sat 9 Feb 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The 19th century was a tumultuous period for English cathedrals and bishops. Aspects covered include their role in society, expansion, (re-) building and restoration of cathedrals together with changes in worship, governance and public access.
    Full fee: £29.00
    Senior fee: £23.00
    Concession: £15.00

  4. Spiritualism: faith between science and religion

    Course Date: Sat 9 Mar 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Since Victorian times Spiritualists, from eminent scholars to ardent Christians, have been convinced that we can talk to the dead. Explore some of the scientific techniques and religious arguments that have been used to test the reality of the spirit world.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  5. Introduction to Islam: historical emergence, current issues

    Course Date: Sun 17 Mar 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    What is Islam? Who is a Muslim? Explore these questions through a study of the Quran, the Prophet and the socio-political and religious developments in the early history of Muslims.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  6. Children's Bibles and the Bible in children's books

    Course Date: Sat 1 Jun 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This course focuses on the impact of the Bible on children’s literature, looking at examples taken from the earliest illustrated children's Bibles, and analysing their impact within the socio-cultural milieu from which they emerged. We will also consider some well-known children’s books in which biblical stories have been used and transformed.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  7. The priest as poet

    Course Date: Sat 8 Jun 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    From Shakespeare’s time to our own, priest-poets have given particularly forceful and poignant expression to both the rewards and the difficulties of faith. This innovative course will illuminate both their visions and their tribulations.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

  8. An introduction to Jainism

    Course Date: Sat 22 Jun 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    The Jain religion is non-theistic and believes in an everlasting soul and a material body. Its morality is based on non-violence. Jains metaphysics extend to 6 substances with correspondence to some aspects of Western Philosophy.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £39.00
    Concession: £25.00

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