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Terry Eagleton: Compassion and Power

Part of the "Radical Compassion: the Gospel and Social Justice" series at St Martin-in-the-Fields.


This autumn our series seeks to examine the radical implications of Christ’s life and transforming compassion in relation to issues of social justice. What is Christ saying to the poor, marginalised, and the struggles of our time? Can we rediscover a theology of liberation for today?

Widely regarded as Britain’s most influential literary theorist, Terry Eagleton will consider the contemporary relevance of the Gospel’s critique of power and the use of violence, drawing on themes discussed in his 2010 Richard Price Memorial Lecture ‘The New Atheism and the War on Terror’.


Speaker(s):

Mr Terry Eagleton | talks | www

 

Date and Time:

16 November 2011 at 7:00 pm

Duration:

1 hour 30 minutes

 

Venue:

St Martin-in-the-Fields
Trafalgar Square
London
WC2N 4JJ
020 7766 1100
http://www.smitf.org

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