Power, Politics and the Passion
Starting 2nd July for 6 weeks
This course draws on materials from three leading international theologians:
Revd Dr Sam Wells (Vicar of St Martin-in-the-Fields)
Dr Elaine Storkey (academic and social justice advocate)
Prof Simangaliso Kumalo (President of Seth Mokitimi Methodist Seminary in South Africa).
During the course we will cover the following topics:
- The political dimensions of the passion narrative
- Power and politics in Mark’s Gospel and the implications for our own discipleship
- The resurrection and a new model of power
- Politics and the Church
- The role of Christian education in the transformation of society
The course will require approximately 4 hours study per week.