LIVING STONES OF THE HOLY LAND TRUST and THE CENTRE FOR EASTERN CHRISTIANITY
Friday 11th and Saturday 12th July 2014
Michael Prior (15 March 1942‐21 July 2004) was a priest of the Vincentian Congregation, Professor of Biblical Theology at Saint Mary's College (now Saint Mary's University Twickenham), liberation theologian and well‐known figure in the Catholic Church in Britain. This July will mark the tenth anniversary of the death of Michael Prior and a number of international scholars and speakers will engage on topics raised by Michael in his work and publications. These will include: the Bible and Colonialism; the Bible and Liberation Theology; Zionism and Christian Zionism; the current situation of the Christian churches in the region and the future of Christianity in the Middle East.
Speakers who have already agreed to participate include:
Naim Ateek, Ilan Pappé, Perry Gildea CM, Michael Kirwan SJ, Peter Miano, Anthony O'Mahony, Huda Nassar, Don Wagner, Michael Marten, Sr Bridget Tighe, Suha Rassam, Mariam Tadros and Peter Colwell.
Details of other speakers and of conference programme and arrangements will be available soon.
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