The Churches and Welsh Identity

 

The Friends of St Michaels have invited CICC members to join them at their annual lecture with The Rev The Lord Griffiths on the subject of :

‘The Churches and the shaping of a Welsh identity’

 

The   Rev   The   Lord   Griffiths   of   Pembrey   and   Burry   Port   is   a   Methodist   Minister   and   life   peer   in   the   House  of  Lords,  where  he  sits  with  the  Labour  Party.

Lord  Griffiths  became  a  local  preacher  in  the  Methodist  Church  of  Great  Britain  in  1963.  He  completed   a  Master  of  Arts  in  Theology  at  Fitzwilliam  College,  Cambridge  in  1969.  He  spent  most  of  the  1970s   serving   the   Methodist   Church   of   Haiti   where   he   was   ordained   before   returning   to   Britain   to   serve   in   ministries  in  Essex  and  Golders  Green.  In  1987  Griffiths  completed  a  PhD  from  the  School  of  Oriental   and  African  Studies,  University  of  London.  He  served  as  President  of  the  Methodist  Conference  from   1994  to  1995. Since  1996  he  has  been  Superintendent  Minister  at  Wesley’s  Chapel,  London.

Admission is free.  Refreshments are provided.          

If  you  are  interested  in  attending,  please email:  info@stmichaels.ac.uk or telephone: 029-2056-3379.

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