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The Leeds Church Institute is an educational charity which encourages learning at the interconnection between church and city. Our events focus on faith, social justice and contemporary issues and include lectures, seminars and arts projects.

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The Leeds Church Institute is an educational charity which encourages learning at the interconnection between church and city. Our events focus on faith, social justice and contemporary issues and include lectures, seminars and arts projects.

    Christianity, Nature & Mental Health: Possibilities and Pitfalls

    Christianity, Nature & Mental Health: Possibilities and Pitfalls

    We were delighted to welcome Tasia Scrutton, Associate Professor at University of Leeds at the School for Philosophy, Religion and History of Science, at our event for Mental Health Awareness Week 2021.  If you missed the event or want to listen again (it’s well worth hearing twice) here’s a recording of Tasia talking about some […]

    Hook Lecture 2021: A New Moral Ecology for a World where Climate Catastrophe is Real

    Hook Lecture 2021: A New Moral Ecology for a World where Climate Catastrophe is Real

    Hope and Creativity – with Bird LoveGod and Mike Chesterton

    Hope and Creativity – with Bird LoveGod and Mike Chesterton

    Racism and the Church – Betty, Benji and Judah share their own stories and journeys

    Racism and the Church – Betty, Benji and Judah share their own stories and journeys

    Leeds Citizens is a partner organisation of LCI, utilising community organising to work for the common good of the city.  LCI and Leeds Citizens work together to encourage theological reflection and learning on the big social issues faced by Leeds communities and, as part of this work, are encouraging reflection, storytelling and learning on the issue […]

    Hope Expressed Through Gentle Activism: led by Anna Bland

    Hope Expressed Through Gentle Activism: led by Anna Bland

    As part of our series exploring Hope throughout Lent for Leeds Lent Prayer Diary 2021, in partnership with Leeds Christian Community Trust, we welcome Anna Bland, Development Officer at Leeds Methodist Mission, Revd Madeleine Andrews, Supernumerary Methodist Minister involved in the work of Leeds Citizens and Chair of Burmantofts Community Projects, and Emma Temple, Student Christian Movement […]

    Becky Cherriman’s poem “Morality Tale”,

    Becky Cherriman’s poem “Morality Tale”,

    Becky Cherriman’s poem “Morality Tale”, published in the anthology And The Stones Fell Open: A Leeds Poetry Anthology available here, is a prophetic poem and read by the poet herself with a pace and tone that emphasise the powerful ache of the words. “As a freelance writer, I had not been in a position to contribute […]

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