Every second Saturday of the month, 4 pm - Divine Liturgy in English of Sunday - Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Family, Duke Street, London W1K 5BQ. Followed by refreshments.
Next Liturgy: Saturday 9th March - 3pm Great Vespers, 4pm Divine Liturgy for Sunday

To purchase The Divine Liturgy: an Anthology for Worship (in English), order from the Sheptytsky Institute here, or the St Basil's Bookstore here.

To purchase the Divine Praises, the Divine Office of the Byzantine-Slav rite (in English), order from the Eparchy of Parma here.

The new catechism in English, Christ our Pascha, is available from the Eparchy of the Holy Family and the Society. Please email johnchrysostom@btinternet.com for details.

Monday, 4 January 2016

Centre for Eastern Christianity: Lecture - Middle Eastern Christians in the UK, 14th January

Special Guest Lecture

“The ties of ‘homeland’ and adapting to new places:

Middle Eastern Christian communities in the UK”

Dr. Fiona McCallum, 

Lecturer in International Relations at the University of St Andrews in Scotland. Her research focuses primarily on the political role of Christian communities in the contemporary Middle East. This includes government integration policies towards Christian communities, identity issues, Christian political participation in the region, Muslim-Christian relations, religious leadership and diaspora.  She is the author of Christian Religious Leadership in the Middle East: The Political Role of the Patriarch, Edwin Mellen Press, 2010;  "Religious Institutions and Authoritarian States: Church-State Relations in the Middle East", Third World Quarterly, 33 (2010); "Christian Political Participation in the Arab World", Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations, 23 (2012); "Desert Roots and Global Branches: the Journey of the Coptic Orthodox Church", Bulletin of the Royal Institute for Inter-Faith Studies, 7 (2006); Muslim-Christian Relations in Egypt: Challenges for the Twenty-First Century", in Christian Responses to Islam: Muslim-Christian Relations in the Modern World, Manchester University Press, 2008; "The Maronite Patriarch in the Contemporary Era – Tradition and Challenges", in Eastern Christianity: Studies in Modern History, Religion and Politics (London, Routledge, 2010.She is currently leading a collaborative interdisciplinary project funded by the European Union entitled ‘Defining and Identifying Middle Eastern Christian Communities in Europe’ with partners from Denmark, Poland and Belgium. Dr. McCallum is Visiting Research Fellow Centre for Eastern Christianity, Heythrop College, University of London/

5. pm on Thursday  14th January  2016

Heythrop College, University of London, Kensington Square, London W8 5HN

All are welcome.

Details from Dr John Flannery -  j.flannery@heythrop.ac.uk

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