Spirituality and Power Seminars, Corrymeela Belfast Office

26 Sep - 12 Dec 2017
Corrymeela Belfast Office, 83 University St. Belfast BT7 1HP

sp1The “Spirituality and Power Seminars” are a series of seminars run by Corrymeela, usually on the last Tuesday of each month, at our offices in Belfast, 83 University Street, Belfast BT7 1HP.

They run from 4pm–5.30pm and will feature a speaker who will present some reflections on the topic of Power and Spirituality.

Seminars in this series:

Tuesday, 26 September 2017  – The Art of the Collect.
Join Padraig leader of the Corrymeela Community, Pádraig Ó Tuama in a seminar exploring the structure and form of the Collect – a poetic form of prayer found in Christian liturgical traditions. With a recently published book of collects, Pádraig will share some of the history, art and content of collects, as well as lead the participants in writing their own.

 

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 – With Michele Marken. Michele will reflect on the Spirituality and Power of Education, the purpose of education and learning, the relationship between teacher and pupil in the shaping of minds and hearts.

 

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 Jenny Meegan Stories from Loyalist and Republican ex–prisoners.

 

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

fidelma

The seminar featuring Fidelma Ashe is on Tuesday 12th  December, 2017. Fidelma will be leading a discussion on findings from an Arts and Humanities Research Council funded project that was conducted over a period of 18 months, titled ‘LGBTQ Visions of Peace in a Society Emerging from Conflict’. The central aims of the project were to facilitate the inclusion of LGBTQ people in developing inclusive visions of peace in Northern Ireland and to provide creative and public spaces for the dissemination of those visions.

If you are coming along, please let us know, either email belfast@corrymeela.org or call 028 9050 8080, tea and coffee will be provided.

An outline of our seminars for 2018 is available by clicking here.

The seminars are free, but you are welcome to make a donation if you wish.