examine the Promise of New Life
perspective of Paul and John
Followed by questions and discussion
Ms. Gillian Kingston
Gillian Kingston is a member of the
International Commission for Dialogue between the Roman Catholic Church and
the World Methodist Council. Until recently she was secretary of the
Covenant Council of the Church of Ireland and the Methodist
Church in Ireland and continues to serve as
a member of the Council. She is a member of the board of Christian Aid
Dr. Thomas Brodie
Dr. Brodie is founder and
Director of the Limerick Dominican Biblical Institute.
He has an international
reputation as a biblical scholar who has taught in universities in Germany, Trinidad, the United States and South Africa.
He has also served as a parish
priest in many of these places.
His published works cover John’s Gospel, Luke-Acts, Genesis and the
Primary History of the Jewish Scriptures.
The Promise of New Life in the Pauline Epistles
Gillian will approach the writing of Paul from a pastoral perspective rather than taking
the strictly academic route.
She will focus on passages
from; 2 Corinthians, Galatians and the epistle to Philemon.
The Promise of New Life in the Johnine
Far from being abstract, Tom sees John’s
gospel as closely connected with the reality of human life.
of Jesus shows how as God’s
love is revealed, diverse people move (or refuse to move) towards God and
maturity and life.
The talk highlights some key
examples of this process.
fee €25, Members €20
Includes coffee/tea at 11.30
Sandwiches & coffee/tea at
10.15 First talk
12.00 Second Talk
Rev. Tom Brodie
12.45 Discussion etc.
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