2020 May MacLeod Lecture at United Theological College will take place on
Friday 6 March 2020 with 6.30pm Canapés, 7pm Lecture at the Centre for Ministry, 16 Masons Drive North Parramatta.
Everyone is welcome. A free event. RSVP by 4th March – JOIN US.
The Guest Lecturer: Prof. John Swinton
TOPIC: What does it mean to be normal?
– Re-imagining Disability and the Cult of Normalcy
John Swinton is Professor of Practical Theology at the University of Aberdeen and founder of the university’s Centre for Spirituality, Health and Disability.
He is a global leader in the area of disability theology and has published a number of books, including ‘Living Gently in a Violent World: The Prophetic Witness of Weakness (with Jean Vanier and Stanley Hauerwas, 2008), Dementia: Living in the Memories of God (2012), and Becoming Friends of Time: Disability, Timefullness, and Gentle Discipleship (2016).
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