Adult Learning

Adult Learning
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8:00am Holy Communion
10:15am Choral Mattins
11:30am Sung Eucharist
3:15pm Choral Evensong
4:45pm Sunday Organ Recital - Gabriele Marinoni
6:00pm Eucharist


God, ourselves, others,
how we agree and
'what Christians do'.


Information from the Communion website.


Information from the
CofE website.

Adult Learning

Public events exploring the challenges, contradictions and joys of being a Christian in the 21st century.

Free Events in the Cathedral

Tuesday 13 March 6.30-8pm
Scandal and Glory: The Cross in the Bible and Poetry | Paula Gooder and Mark Oakley
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Monday 16 April 6.30-8pm
Who am I? Identity, Faith and Being Human | John Swinton and Rowan Williams
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Saturday workshops and study afternoons

Explore different aspects of Christianity in depth, with study afternoons about the Bible and theology with leading scholars, different ways to pray with spiritual leaders, and much more.  
Saturday 10 February 2-4.30pm
Jesus of Nazareth: Searching for the Historical Jesus | Helen Bond
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Saturday 10 March 2-4.30pm
And it was good: Thinking Theologically about Evolution | Michael Reiss
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Saturday 14 April 2-4.30pm
Such a fast God: R. S. Thomas' Poetry and Faith | Mark Oakley
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Saturday 5 May 2-4.30pm
Let my people go: Theologies of Liberation | Anthony Reddie
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Saturday 2 June 2-4.30pm
The Spirit of the Lord is on me: The Old Testament Prophets Today | Janet Tollington
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Reflective Days

The days include reflective worship, lunch and other refreshments and take place at the Royal Foundation of St Katharine in Limehouse, East London (  
Saturday 17 March 10am-5pm
To God alone be glory: J. S. Bach's St Matthew Passion | Andrew Carwood
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Saturday 9 June 10am-5pm
I call you by name: Discerning God's Call for Your Life | Julia Mourant
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Transforming Prayer: Retreat in Daily Life

This retreat simply involves a commitment to pray for 15-30 minutes and to meet with a personal retreat guide every day, while otherwise going about your daily life.  The retreat is organised with the London Centre for Spiritual Direction, and we are very grateful for their partnership.
Sunday 18 March 2.30-4pm
Introductory Session | London Centre for Spiritual Direction
Monday 19 - Friday 23 March Each day at a pre-arranged time and location
Daily Meeting with your Guide | Various venues near St Paul's Cathedral
Saturday 24 March 11am-12.30pm followed by a sandwich lunch
Closing Session | London Centre for Spiritual Direction
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Sunday Forum

A free Sunday lunchtime series where some of the liveliest contemporary theologians and spiritual teachers speak about the challenges, contradictions and joys of being a Christian in the world today. (There is no Sunday Forum in January or April.)
Sunday 4 February Pilgrimage, Sally Welch
Sunday 4 March Songs of the Spirit, Megan Daffern
Sunday 6 May God-Soaked Life, Chris Webb
Sunday 3 June Paradoxology, Krish Kandiah
Sunday 1 July Was Jesus Political?, Selina Stone
All 1 - 2pm  |  Unticketed  |  More information

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Please feel free to contact us:
020 7246 8337

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St Paul’s Churchyard, 

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