Preaching Today Conference

Preaching Today – the third conference on this theme hosted by Ascend and New College, University of Edinburgh – will take place on Monday 19 April, 11:00-16:00, online. The event is free, but please register at Eventbrite to receive the weblink that will be emailed out a few days beforehand.

Please join us for a day of thought-provoking talks and small group conversations: time to reflect together on what it means to preach today.

Schedule of Events

Preaching Promise in a Time of Lament 11:00

Revd Canon Dr Rachel Mann: preacher, poet, writer, philosopher, Rector of St Nicholas, Burnage, Manchester

Too Close for Comfort? Preaching by Video 12:00

Revd Neil Glover of Aberfeldy Parish Church & Revd Dr Marjory MacLean of South Ronaldsay + Burray Parish Church and Development Officer, Presbytery of Orkney

A Glint, a Dewy Wisp, a Mote – Preaching and Poetry 14:00

The Very Revd Dr Russell Barr: Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 2016, former minister of Cramond Kirk, Edinburgh

Repairers of the Breach: Preaching in the Post-Pandemic Church 15:00

Revd Professor Sally A. Brown: Elizabeth M. Engle Professor of Preaching and Worship, Princeton Theological Seminary

How to Take Part

Register via the Eventbrite link.