The Imam, the Buddhist philosopher and the Pastor

The second Sunday in Advent is traditionally Peace Sunday, and at Aldersgate it was celebrated by inviting different faith leaders to share their understanding of peace, in their faith tradition. The panel of speakers included: Imam Ibrahim Abdelhalim, Muslim Chaplain, Canterbury University Robert Hunt and Pimmy, New Zealand Buddhist Council Rev Philo Kinera, Durham Street … Continued

What has Christianity done to Jesus?

Leading Australian progressive theologian, Jesus scholar, and an authority on Christian-Jewish relations, Dr Lorraine Parkinson, led a weekend programme (28-30 October 2016) in Christchurch at the invitation of Durham Stree Methodist and Knox Presbterian churches. On Friday night, she presented a talk, Contradiction and Confusion in the Church: two gospels in competition, followed by a … Continued

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