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Dr. David F. Ford + Rev. Canon Chris Russell on Praise

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"Praise: Being Transformed in Joy"

Dr. David F. Ford & Rev. Canon Chris Russell
Free Lunch + Lecture

Lunch 12:00pm / Lecture 12:30pm

Join us Wednesday February 7th for a Free Lunch and Lecture in the Old Refectory at Yale Divinity School. Yale Youth Ministry Institute is proud to present our second Lunch + Lecture of 2018, a part of the Joy and Adolescent Faith and Flourishing Series. This afternoon's lecture will feature Dr. David F. Ford, Regius Professor of Divinity in the University of Cambridge and Rev. Canon Chris Russell, vicar at St. Laurence Church in Reading, UK. They will deliver a lecture entitled, "Praise: Being Transformed in Joy." See abstract and bios below.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Lecture Topic

The lecture will try to do some justice to what it means to live a life of joyful praise today, drawing on many sources and personal experiences, and facing some of the challenges to wholehearted praise that young people meet in our culture.

Guest Lecturer Bios

Dr. David F. Ford is Regius Professor of Divinity in the University of Cambridge and is Founding Director of Cambridge Inter-Faith Programme in the Centre for Advanced Religious and Theological Studies. He is the author of numerous books including: The Future of Christian Theology.

Rev. Canon Chris Russell has been the vicar at St. Laurence Church in Reading since 2001 working to build a multi-generational community, with a particular mission amongst young people.​ Rev. Canon Russell also serves as advisor to the Archbishop of Canterbury on evangelism & witness.
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