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SPIRITUALITY, RELIGION & ETHICS IN THE PRISON SERVICE
Wednesday 07 November 2018 -

WEDNESDAYS: 7, 14 and 21 November 2018

We invite you to join the ‘Spirituality, Religion and Ethics in the Prison Service’ course at the Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology, 12 Grange Road, Cambridge CB3 9DU.

'A three-day interactive and interdisciplinary course, designed to explore the themes of spirituality, religion and ethics in the prison system. Topics studied will include: the ‘human person’, ‘faith and beliefs’, ‘values, goods and the common good’,  ‘justice and care’, ‘exclusion and healing’ as well ‘moral imagination and character of the prison service professional’.  The course aims to offer the prison service staff (chaplains, in particular) and anyone interested in current debates around religion, violence, punishment, healing and restoration some resources for a better understanding of these issues'.

Each day will start at 9.30 am (coffee and registration; lecturers will begin at 10 am and will end at 4.00 pm. Teas, coffees as well as sandwich lunch will be provided.

Attendance Certificates will be issued at the end of the course.

Fee: £200

Bursaries are available - please contact Dr Anna Abram, Principal aa2008@cam.ac.uk  to find out whether you are eligible.

To register or find out more about the course, please email the Institute’s Administrator, Ela Wolbek (ew263@cam.ac.uk).

Registration Deadline: 10 October 2018. Places are limited so register early to avoid disappointment.

Venue: The Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology,
12 Grange Road, Cambridge CB3 9DU