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AFFIRMING LIBERALISM

An Anglican Network
Supporting Liberal Christians of All Denominations
www.affirming-liberalism.org.uk

Third National Day Conference:


‘BELIEVING – IN GOOD FAITH’
Saturday 30th October 2010, 10am-4pm
Wellington College, Crowthorne, Berkshire

Lecture 1. "Good and Bad Religion"


Dr Peter Vardy;
Vice Principal of Heythrop College, London University.

Lecture 2. "Can Liberals be Biblical Christians?"


Canon Professor Keith Ward;
Regius Professor of Divinity, Emeritus; Oxford University.
Who is the conference for?
• Anyone! Whether Clergy, Lay person, Ordinand, Student, Agnostic, Inquirer…
• Any Church Group! PCC’s, Ministry Teams, House Groups, Confirmation Groups…

Why these topics?


• People can reject ‘good’ faith because of ‘bad’ religion. What constitutes ‘good’ religion? Peter Vardy
will speak to the title of his forthcoming book.
• Many believe that liberal Christian faith is not faithful to the Bible. Keith Ward - who has recently
published his book ‘The Word of God?’ - tackles this misunderstanding.

Why Peter Vardy and Keith Ward?


• Both are renowned communicators with national and international reputations, having written
extensively on these subjects.

Why Wellington College, Berkshire?


• Set in magnificent grounds, the College is easily accessible and has excellent facilities, including
comfortable theatre seating for the lectures, a beautiful dining hall and inspiring chapel.
• A short walk (10 minutes) from Crowthorne train station, Berkshire.
• Easy car access from the M3 or M4 and with ample parking in the grounds of the College.

How much does it cost? (Group and Student discounts)


• A minimal charge for a high-quality day conference in magnificent surroundings.
• Just £25 - to include lunch, teas and coffees. NB £17.50 for full-time Students and all Ordinands.
• 10% discount for groups of 5 and over – so why not encourage a group from your church ?

BOOKING FORMS ATTACHED (OR ON WEBSITE)