Choral Contemplation

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‘Division and Unity’

Sundays at 5.30pm in the Chapel

Somerville Chapel is a non-denominational and inclusive space. Every Sunday evening during term we host a speaker who gives a short talk accompanied by readings and music from the Somerville College Choir. These events are free and open to the public – all are very warmly welcomed to attend. The programme for this term’s talks is entitled ‘Unity and Division’, and includes the following speakers:

1st Week, Sunday 28th April
Dr Brian McMahon (Somerville)
“What’s more Divisive: Brexit or Religion?”

2nd Week, Sunday 5th May
Rabbi Michael Rosenfeld-Schueler (Jewish Chaplain to the University)
“Disagreement in the Name of Heaven”

3rd Week, Sunday 12th May
Indriyesha Das (Hinduism Education Services)
“Diversity within Hinduism: A Place for Everybody”

4th Week, Sunday 19th May
Reverend Cecilie Jørgensen Strømmen (Den Norske Kirke)
“Luther, Lutheranism and Christianity”

5th Week, Sunday 26th May
Professor Jacqueline Stevenson (Sheffield Hallam University)
“Belonging and Mattering in Higher Education: The Experiences of Muslim Students”

6th Week, Sunday 2nd June
Dr Laura Premack (Lancaster)
“A Jew Walks Into A Church…”

7th Week, Sunday 9th June
The Queynte Ladies Present…
“Marge and Jules”

8th Week, Sunday 16th June
A Fond Farewell
Readings and Music to mark the end of the Academic Year