Finding the Spirit in the Scriptures (28 Sept)

28 September 2021 - 28 September 2021
19:00 - 20:00

How do we relate to the Bible today? Early Quakers were confident that what they read in the Scriptures would match the openings they were given directly from the Inward Light. Today, liberal Quakers are often less sure. Yet this complex collection of texts has had an incomparable influence on Quakers and the wider culture, and is a record of people wrestling with the meaning of God, spirituality and mysticism over a period of a thousand years. In this series of pay-as-led sessions, individuals with a wide range of theological perspectives and spiritual experiences will reflect, in live conversation with a member of Woodbrooke staff, on their relationship to the Scriptures and whether the Spirit can be found there.

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On the booking form, there is a chance for you to let us know about any accessibility or communication adjustments that will enable you to participate more fully in the course. Closed captions for live sessions may be available upon request; please contact us directly in addition to booking if you require closed captions.

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