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Lecture: What is Hope?

Lecture: What is Hope?

Date Time Location Price
Tuesday, 10th March 2020 6.30pm - 7.45pm Lady Chapel Free, booking required

Westminster Abbey Institute brings together public servants for the second in a series of three lectures on the theme of hope.

Speaker: The Reverend Dr James Hawkey

Chair: Canon Professor Grace Davie

James Hawkey is Canon Theologian of Westminster Abbey and fellow of Clare College, Cambridge. He is a visiting lecturer at King’s College London.

Grace Davie is Professor emeritus of Sociology at the University of Exeter and author of the book Religion in Britain since 1945: Believing without belonging.

Part of Hope, Westminster Abbey Institute’s 2020 spring programme.


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