The Religous Archives Group will be holding its anual conference on 13 May 2019 at the Salvation Army International Heritage Centre, William Booth College, on the subject ‘Religion and Architecture’. The detailed programme is here and the booking form is here.
THE BLACK MAJORITY CHURCHES AND ECUMENISM
Tuesday 30th October 2018 12.30-3.30
The New Testament Church of God, Leadership Training Centre, 3 Cheyne Walk, Northampton NN1 5PT
In Black History Month this event explores historical and contemporary perspectives on Black Majority Churches in the UK and Ecumenism. Dr John Maiden (Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies at the Open University and a Trustee of the Religious Archives Group) will give a lecture. This will be followed by a time for discussion chaired by Rev. Phyllis Thompson.
The New Testament Church of God Heritage Centre will also be open.
Cost: £5 (includes lunch + refreshments)
To Book, or for more details, contact Mrs. Edris Buchanan Edwards at firstname.lastname@example.org by 19th October
hereThe RAG conference for 2018 will be held on Thursday 10th May 2018 at King’s College London (Strand Campus, in the Council Room). The topic is Military chaplaincy in WW1. Details of the programme can be found here, and the booking form here.
We draw members attention to this event:
Catholic Archives Society
ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2018
Monday 21 to Wednesday 23 May
High Leigh Conference Centre
Lord Street, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Tel: 01992 463016
The conference home page, with the full programme and booking form, is at
The Religious Archives Group will begin posting regular items on our website, whether they are news items or general interest. Further to the posting I made on the Religious Archives list serve in the summer, I will post our first item on our website about the New England Company.
The New England Company was founded in 1649, becoming the first English Protestant missionary society. Originally called the ‘Society for the propagation of the gospel in New England and the parts adjacent in America’, its initial aim was to convert Native Americans to Christianity through the work of missionaries.
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