The first St Anselm Interfaith Lecture
14 Apr 2009
Exploring God in the 21st century
'With one foot over the threshold'
Tuesday 21 April at 7pm
Dr John Parry is Tutor in World Faiths at the Northern College in Manchester. He is an internationally recognised expert in Christian-Sikh relations and has travelled the globe exploring the great faiths of the world, boldly going where many fear to tread. John will be sharing some of his wisdom in his inimically good humoured and unique style.
St Anselm Hall, The University of Manchester,Kent Road East, Victoria Park, Manchester, M14 5BX
St Anselm Hall:
Named after St Anselm of Bec who was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1093 to 1109. Called the founder of scholasticism, he is famous as the originator of the ontological argument for the existence of God and as the only archbishop who openly opposed the Crusades. His most famous utterance is that ‘God is greater than any of us can imagine’ and this honoured dictum still characterises the exceptional international and interfaith community that is St Anselm Hall today.