Revd Canon Professor Richard Burridge delivering the 2015 Dearing memorial lecture

Revd Canon Professor Richard Burridge delivering the

2015 Dearing memorial lecture

2015 Lecture

 

 

The seventh Dearing Memorial Lecture was delivered by The Revd Canon Professor Richard Burridge, Dean of King's College London and Professor of Biblical Interpretation. The lecture was entitled “Church foundation, pluralist present, uncertain future? The role and calling of faith-based institutions in Higher Education today”

 

You can access an audio recording of Professor Burridge's lecture.

 

You can also view the presentation here.

 

You can also view the 2015 photo gallery.

 

 

Then Chair Professor Joy Carter with Professor Linda Woodhead

Chair Professor Peter Lutzeier with speaker Helen O’Brien

2014 Lecture

 

 

 

Helen O’Brien, Chief Executive of CSAN, the Caritas Social Action Network, delivered the sixth Dearing Memorial lecture for The Cathedrals Group. The lecture was entitled ‘Belonging in our world – the challenge to change injustice’. 


You can access the 2014 lecture transcript here.

You can also view the 2014 photo gallery.

 
Then Chair Professor Joy Carter with Professor Linda Woodhead

Then Chair Professor Joy Carter with Professor Linda Woodhead

2013 Lecture

 

 

 

The Fifth Dearing Memorial Lecture was delivered by Professor Linda Woodhead MBE, Professor of the Sociology of Religion and Director of the Religion and Society at Lancaster University. Professor Woodhead spoke on ‘The moral and religious profile of Britain today’. 


You can access Professor Woodhead’s presentation slides here.

You can also view the 2013 photo gallery.

 
Baroness Helena Kennedy QC delivering the 2012 Dearing Memorial Lecture

Baroness Helena Kennedy QC delivering the 2012

Dearing memorial lecture

2012 Lecture

 

 

 

The 2012 lecture was given by Baroness Helena Kennedy QC. The lecture was entitled “Education– Commodity or Common Good?”.

 

You can download the 2012 transcript here.

You can also view the 2012 photo gallery

Professor Ford delivering the 2011 Dearing memorial lecture

Professor Ford delivering the 2011 Dearing

memorial lecture

2011 Lecture

 

 

The 2011 lecture was given by Professor David F. Ford, Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Cambridge and Director of the Cambridge Inter-faith Programme. The lecture was entitled “Christianity and universities today: a double manifesto”.

 

You can download the 2011 transcript here.

2010 Dearing Memorial Lecture 2010

The 2010 Memorial Lecture

2010 Lecture

 

The 2010 lecture was delivered by Rev Dr John Polkinghorne KEB, FRS on Wednesday, 20 October 2010 at Lambeth Palace.  The lecture was entitled “An Intelligible Universe”.

 

You can download the 2010 transcript here

 

 

 

2009 Lecture

Then Chair, Pamela Taylor with

Archbishop Vincent Nichols

 

Lady Dearing has given permission for Lord Dearing’s name to be used for our lecture series.

 

The inaugural lecture was delivered in November by Archbishop Vincent Nichols who, with Archbishop Rowan Williams, is our Joint Patron. 

 

It was entitled “No place for God? Religious faith in higher education today”.

 

You can download the 2009 transcript here

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