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Festivals: Time for Wellbeing? Prof Chris Cook (Public Lecture, Durham, 21 November 2012)

Festivals: Time for Wellbeing? Presented by Prof. Chris Cook 21 November 2012 18:15 in Elvet Riverside 140 Recent research has explored various aspects of spirituality in relation to health and wellbeing, but festivals are conspicuously absent from this research. The … Continue reading

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Changing Expectations of Death (Conference, Cumberland Lodge, 23-25 November 2012)

Changing Expectations of Death 23-25 November 2012 Standard Rate: £360; Charitable/Academic Rate: £240; Student Rate: £150 or Shared Accommodation: £85. All conference fees are inclusive of registration, food and accommodation This conference will address the medical, social and philosophical implications … Continue reading

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Sensing the Sacred: Religion and the Senses, 1300-1800 (CFP, Conference, York, 21-22June 2013)

Sensing the Sacred: Religion and the Senses, 1300-1800 The University of York 21-22 June 2013 Confirmed keynote addresses from: Nicky Hallett (University of Sheffield), Matthew Milner (McGill University), & Chris Woolgar (University of Southampton) Religion has always been characterised as … Continue reading

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Judeo-Christian Religious Experience and Psychopathology: The Legacy of William James – Professor Simon Dein (Seminar, Durham, 15 March 2012)

Durham Project for Spirituality, Theology & Health Presents Judeo-Christian Religious Experience and Psychopathology: The Legacy of William James Professor Simon Dein Honorary Clinical Professor, School for Medicine and Health. This paper examines the relationship between Judeo-Christian religious experience and pyschopathology. … Continue reading

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Revelatory Experiences: perspectives from neuroscience, psychiatry, and the humanities (Conference, London, 23 March 2012)

Revelatory Experiences: perspectives from neuroscience, psychiatry, and the humanities Institute of Psychiatry Conference, 9.30 – 5.30 Friday 23 March 2012 Mental health professionals frequently encounter people who report experiences of God or supernatural beings speaking or acting through them to … Continue reading

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The Recovery of Beauty – The Revd Professor Mark McIntosh – Public Lecture 6 February – Beautiful Ideas: The Visibility of Truth

As part of the IAS The Recovery of Beauty programme, CMH directors Jane Macnaughton and Corinne Saunders are very pleased to welcome The Revd Professor Mark McIntosh, Van Mildert Professor of Divinity, University of Durham, and Canon Residentiary of Durham … Continue reading

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Physicians of the Soul: Between Psychotherapy & Spirituality – Conference at Trinity College Oxford, 2-4 September 2011

Physicians of the Soul: Between Psychotherapy & Spirituality September 2-4 2011 Trinity College, University of Oxford This conference explores the various forms of inter-face between psychotherapy, counselling, psychiatry, pastoral care, theology, spirituality, and philosophy. Papers will examine the notion of … Continue reading

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