The Bible, the Church and Sexual Violence Study Group
Open invitation to join with a group of Knox Young Adults in exploring biblical passages and a church response to Sexual Violence.
There will be three sessions. Facilitated by Prof David Tombs, Centre for Theology and Public Issues (22/29 May, Gathering Area) and Rape Crisis Dunedin (27 May, Matheson Room). Please note: sensitive topics, rape and sexual violence. Let’s talk about it. Everyone welcome.
Tuesday 22 May 7-8:30pm, Gathering Area: 13 Reasons Why and 2 Samuel
Sunday 27 May 5-6:30pm, Matheson Room: Supporting Survivors and Advocacy Workshop
Tuesday 29 May 7-8:30pm, Gathering Area: When did we see you naked Jesus?
Wider Church activities
Centre for Theology and Public Issues seminar: Activism, Despair and the Practice of Hope
Revd Dr Rebecca Dudley, Thursday 24 May, 5:15pm, Archway 3. All welcome.
Rebecca Dudley is International Humanitarian law Advisor to the New Zealand Red Cross, working on legal frameworks that can protect vulnerable people in humanitarian emergencies. She has many years’ experience in human rights advocacy, particularly on gender based violence and transitional justice issues. She speaks in a personal capacity.
Study Christian Theology
The Department of Theology and Religion, University of Otago offers many opportunities to study Christian Theology, both on-campus and by distance.
We are offering a range of papers in Semester 2. For further details go to : otago_theology. Second semester starts on 9 July and new enrolments are due by 25 June.
Enrol on line. Enquiries welcome to theology or phone 03 479 8901.
|Welcoming||Patsy Mason’s team||David Richardson’s team||Pat Hoffman’s team|
|Counting||Phillipa Crack’s team||Donald Shand’s team||Warren Jowett’s team|
|Flower arranging||Lee Somerville||Suzanne Bishop||Dawn Cameron|
|Call to Worship||Jesse Hanan||Kate Tofia||Darcy Baldwin|
|Candle bearer||Sol Somnium||Nox Somnium||Lachie & Billie White|
|Reading (am)||Carol Grant||Janet Sim Elder||Judy Breward|
|Prayers||Janet Sim Elder||John Elder||–|
|Reading (pm)||Scott Blackwell||Helen Packer||Melville Carr|
|Worship support||Carol Grant||Janet Sim Elder||Judy Breward|
|Communion||Stephen Packer &
|Notices||Anna Tarbotton||David Crerar|
|Morning tea||Carolyn & David Richardson||Knox Young Adults||Jocelyn & David Mann|
|Supper||Janet Wishart||Phillipa Crack||Margot Skinner|