Brecon Political and Theological Discussion group programme Jan-May, 2005
All meetings in the Three Horseshoes Inn, Llanfaes, at 7.30 p.m., unless otherwise stated
- Jan 13 Peter Brooke: Notes towards a definition of sin
Jan 27 Hugh Roberts, author of The Battlefield - Algeria 1988-2002: The relevance of Algeria: revolutionary Muslim nationalism and the question of Islam today
- Feb 8 (Tuesday) Sophie Reynolds: Theological and political consistency - the redemptive power of non-violence.
Feb 24 John Rogers: Faith in Money: The what, why and how of money, with a few diversions into faith, morals, usury and complementary currencies
- March 9 (Wednesday) Ian Milton: Brainwash - The Politics of Education in Bishop Bevan Hall, Brecon
March 24 Sid Jefferies: Does God Exist ? A surprising scientific and historical affirmation. With some revelations on the Dead Sea Scrolls and the origins of Christianity. A discussion of the ideas behind his richly illustrated new book, 'Heaven on Earth,' which can be seen online at www.factsbehindfaith.com
- April 7 M. Abdul Latif: Lebanon - another 'Velvet Revolution'? Some political and historical background
April 22 (Friday): Barbara Harriss (Oxford Univ): Small is persistent - why? The fate of small commodity production in India.
- May 5 Hazel Sherman: Trinitarian faith? Some political implications
May 19 Ronald Watts: The land problem in Zimbabwe
- June 2 Tim Saunders: The renewal of the Hebrew language, with some notes on its implications for other languages said to be dead.
- June 16 Peter Brooke: The trial of Slobodan Milosevic