The third St Anselm Interfaith Lecture - exploring God in the 21st century
04 Apr 2011
On Tuesday 3 May 2011 (7pm, doors open at 6.45pm) in the hall chapel at St Anselm Hall
The Lecture: 'What's wrong with Islam, or is it the Muslims? The thoughts of a friendly critic.'
Speaker: Imam Siddiq Diwan
Siddiq is Imam of a mosque in Old Trafford. Since 2009 he has been part of the Muslim chaplaincy team to the Manchester Higher Education Community, with special responsibility for Manchester Metropolitan University.
Light refreshments will be served after the lecture.
St Anselm Hall is 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. This annual lecture commemorates the founding of the hall.
To book your place for the lecture contact Dr Crispin Bloomfield, Warden of St Anselm Hall, at:
- Commemoration Day Lecture
c/o The Warden
St Anselm Hall
Kent Road East
- email firstname.lastname@example.org