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Monday, 4 April 2005, 12:00AM

Religion in the City: Christian Philanthropy and the City 1830-1850

The Revd Professor Stephen Orchard

Religion in the City: Christian Philanthropy and the City 1830-1850 Revd Dr Stephen Orchard, Principal, Westminster College, Cambridge Next lecture in the series is Islam and Acceptable Trading

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Professor Orchard was Director of Christian Education Movement for fourteen years before becoming Principal of Westminster College, Cambridge from 2000. He retired in 2007 and was elected Moderator of the General Assembly of the United Reformed Church, of which he is a minister, for 2007-2008.

Stephen's research interests are in modern church history. He served local Churches in South Wales, London and Hertfordshire, before becoming Assistant General Secretary of the British Council of Churches. His publications include theological reflections on welfare, taxation and education as well as hymns and prayers. He has recently edited and contributed to a volume of essays on the Sunday School movement.

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4 April 2005

Religion in the City: Christian Philanthropy and the City 1830-1850
The Revd Professor Stephen Orchard

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