18.9.15

Next meeting Friday 18 September 2015

Our next meeting is planned for Friday 18 September at Bryn’s house. We will begin our study of Alain de Botton's book 'Religion for Atheists'.

24.7.15

Friday 24th July 2015 Meeting 10.00am

Friday 24th July 2015 Meeting 10.00am

Our last meeting was on Friday 19 June at Bennie’s house in South Croydon. We continued our study of ‘Reimagining God’ by LLoyd Geering and looked at Chapters 9 and 10, ‘Science and the Judeo-Christian Tradition’ and ‘Idolatry in the Church’-pages 131 to 168.

Our next meeting is Friday 24 July at Colin Edgerton's house in Chipstead.
Chapter 11, 'Ethics Without God' and chapter 12, 'Christianity without Christ' are the next two chapters of Lloyd Geering's book we will discuss.

Our Summer Lunch is on Thursday 27 August at Julian and Ann’s house.

Phone Colin for more details: 


18.4.15

Our next meeting will be on Wednesday 29 April at Tom's house

We are studying Lloyd Geering's intriguing book

 'Reimagining God. The Faith Journey of a Modern Heretic'.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Reimagining-God-Journey-Modern-Heretic-ebook/dp/B00O28EGEW/ref=sr_1_1_twi_2_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1429372064&sr=8-1&keywords=reimagining+god%3A+the+faith+journey+of+a+modern+heretic

We have discussed chapters on Friedrich Schleiermacher and Ludwig Feuerbach.

We will be discussing the writings of Carl Jung and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (pages 73 to 102 of 'Reimagining God')

Our next meeting will be on Wednesday 29 April at Tom's house.

5.12.14

Next Meeting Tuesday 16 December 11.00am

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 16 December at Ann and Julian’s house in South Croydon. This will be our Christmas Party and will commence at 11 am.
Please remember to bring with you a favourite poem or music recording to share with the group, and also the item(s) of food you offered at the last meeting.

Our January meeting will be on Thursday 22 January 2015. This will be at Bryn’s house in West Wickham. We will begin our new study book, ‘Reimagining God’ by Lloyd Geering.

2.7.14

Next meeting, Friday 18 July, 10.15am

We met on Friday, 30 May, at the usual time of 10.15 am, at Colin Edgerton's Chipstead home.
We concluded our study of Richard Holloway's moving memoir 'Leaving Alexandria'.

The two sections we studied on this occasion were Chapter 14-'Drifting' from Page 292 and the Epilogue from Page 341.

Future meetings were agreed as follows:

Friday 27 June at Bennie's house in South Croydon. Issues highlighted on Radio 4's 'The Moral Maze' wre discussed, namely 'what are British Values?'

Friday 18 July at Bryn's house in West Wickham.

21.3.14

March and April 2014 Meetings - 10.15 for 10.30am

This group continues to meet monthly on a Friday morning at different members' homes, at 10.15am for a 10.30am start.

It has been studying 'Leaving Alexandria' by Richard Holloway.

February 28 was a discussion, at Pat's house, of Chapter 11 'A Double-Minded Man' - Pages 226 to 246.

Friday, 28 March 2014, will be at Julian and Ann's house

Friday, 25 April 2014, at Tom's house.

17.9.13

Next meeting: Tuesday morning, 17th September 2013


Dear Friends
 
Following our very pleasant Summer Lunch at Julian and Anne’s house last month, we are meeting on Tuesday 17 September at Bennie’s house (South Croydon, CR2 0BF) at the usual time of 10.15 am.  

Our subject for discussion will be Chapter 4, 'The Side Door' of Richard Holloway’s memoir ‘Leaving Alexandria’ 

I look forward to seeing you all then. 

Best Wishes 

Colin