The Lecture Series

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Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rt Revd Rowan Williams speaks on the topic of Encountering the Other

Two of the Church of England's first female Bishops speak about Encountering London with all its diversity, challenges, social inequalities, opportunities and creativity. How have they encountered God in their ministry, in the church and in the lives of those they meet?

In the last of our Encounter Series Revd Dr Sam Wells, Vicar of St Martin's asks the Most Revd Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, about how he has encountered God, in his own life.

Christianity Encountering Islam was hosted by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community at Baitul Futuh Mosque in Morden, the largest mosque in Western Europe. Christianity Encountering Islam saw Imam Mujeeb Rashed speaking on Unity and Humanity and Revd Dr Sam Wells discussing Humanity and Divinity.

Encountering Jesus of Nazareth with Mark Oakley, Rose Hudson-Wilkin and Brother Sam SSF. In an evening chaired by Katherine Hedderly each of the speakers have chosen a Gospel passage which tells of an encounter with Christ that has in some way changed or transformed their own lives.