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Imagining the Kingdom: Parable, Poetry, and the Gospel - Malcolm Guite

Imagining the Kingdom: Parable, Poetry, and the Gospel – Malcolm Guite

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Date(s) - 09/04/2019 - 11/04/2019
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Regent College

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2019 Laing Lectures
Featured Speaker: Malcolm Guite

IMAGINING THE KINGDOM:
PARABLE, POETRY, AND THE GOSPEL

You are warmly invited to join us at Regent College for the 2019 Laing Lectures. Cambridge University’s Dr. Malcolm Guite will deliver three lectures on the theme of “Imagining the Kingdom: Parable, Poetry & Gospel.”

April 9—Lecture 1: Christ & the Poetic Imagination

April 10—Lecture 2: Christ & the Moral Imagination

April 11—Lecture 3: Christ & the Prophetic Imagination

Full lecture abstracts are available here.

Read the announcement of Malcolm Guite as the 2019 Laing Lecturer here.

All lectures will take place from 7:30 to 9:30 pm in the Regent College Chapel. The event is free of charge and entry is first-come, first-served up to capacity.

About Malcolm Guite: Poet-Priest Malcolm Guite is Chaplain and Supernumerary Fellow of Girton College, Cambridge, and teaches at the Faculty of Divinity at the University of Cambridge. He lectures widely in England and North America on Theology and Literature, has published poetry, theology, and literary criticism, and has worked as a librettist. Malcolm has a particular interest in the imagination as a truth-bearing faculty and continues to reflect deeply on how poetry can stimulate and re-awaken our prayer life. His most recent books include Love, Remember (November 2017); Mariner, a spiritual biography of Samuel Taylor Coleridge (February 2017); and Parable and Paradox (2016).

For more information visit The Laing Lectures.

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