Events


THE THRESHOLDS OF HOPE QUESTIONS

A series of online Zoom meetings reflecting on theological and spiritual issues. There will be some input followed by an opportunity for questions and comments. Please feel free to join whatever talks you may find of interest.

If you are interested in joining some or all of these meetings simply forward a contact email to adultformationvicariate@dioceseofbrentwood.org

Sundays 19th and 26th September 4.00 – 5.00 p.m.: What is the relationship between faith and reason?

This talk will be given by Fr Mark Swires, chaplain at the University of Essex and parish priest of St Sabina’s, Brightlingsea and St Monica’s, Wivenhoe

Sundays 3rd and 10th October 4.00 – 5.00 p.m.: What does it mean to speak about God?

This talk will be given by Fr Mark Reilly, parish priest of Our Lady of Good Counsel, Wickford

Sundays 17th and 24th October 4.00 – 5.00 p.m.: What is the universal call to holiness?

This talk will be given by Fr Adrian Lowe, assistant priest at Our Lady of Lourdes, Wanstead

Sundays 31st October and 7th November 4.00 – 5.00 p.m.: What does it mean to be moral?

This talk will be given by Fr Martin Boland, Dean of Brentwood Cathedral and Episcopal Vicar for Adult Formation.

Sundays 14th and 21st November 4.00 – 5.00 p.m.: What is the relationship between authority and obedience?

This talk will be given by Fr Stephen Morrison O Praem, Norbertine

Sundays 28th November and 5th December 4.00 – 5.00 p.m.: What are the unique insights of Catholic Social Teaching?

This talk will be given by Fr Dominic Howarth, Episcopal Vicar for Youth Ministry and Pastoral care and parish priest of St Edward the Confessor, Romford

Sunday 12th December 4.00 – 5.00 p.m.: What does the Incarnation mean in a secular age?

This talk will be given by Fr David Pierce, assistant priest at Our Landy and All Saints, Basildon