Event Detail

BUILDING A HOME TOGETHER – A COLLOQUIUM ON FAITH IN PUBLIC LIFE
Start Date/Time: 23 August 2019 18:00
End Date/Time: 24 August 2019 18:00
Recurring Event: One time event
Importance: Normal Priority
Description:

The Bishops’ Committee for Inter-Religious Dialogue

The Xaverian Missionaries/Conforti Institute

Justice and Peace Scotland

Catholic Parliamentary Office

 

invite you to

 

BUILDING A HOME TOGETHER –  A COLLOQUIUM ON  FAITH IN PUBLIC LIFE

 

 

This colloquium offers an opportunity to reflect on what it means for faith communities to join in civil conversations about the kind of society we wish to create.

 

what are the issues and challenges  facing us in Scotland today?

 

 what does it mean to have a common civic identity?

 

how do we retain the integrity of our own faiths while living in a secular society?

 

 

The  colloquium will be introduced by Lord John McFall, Senior Deputy Speaker of the House of Lords

                                  When: Friday 23rd – Saturday 24th August 2019

Where: Conforti Institute, Calder Avenue, Coatbridge, ML5 4JS

 

The colloquium will begin on Friday evening and end with dinner on Saturday evening.

 

The cost is being subsidised by the Xaverian Missionaries. The reduced rate is £50 for residential & £25 for non-residential.

 

Registration for both residential and non - residential participation is essential. Payment can be made by card or cash on arrival.

 

To register please e-mail frances.gallagher@justiceandpeacescotland.org.uk stating whether you are a resident or non-resident delegate and any dietary requirements.

 

A programme will be sent to all who have registered nearer the date.

                                                     

Owned by Frances On 08 July 2019