Highland Church History Forum

Conferences, seminars, publications, archive materials in the area of Highland Church History.

Public Lecture November 2017:

Luther 500 - Celebrating 500 years since the start of the Reformation

HTC invites you to a special public lecture given by Church History lecturer Rev Dr Nick Needham

7.30 pm, Monday 6th November 2017, Dingwall Free Church. All welcome, admission free.

Luther 500

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Public Lecture March 2017:

Revivals in the Highlands and Islands

HTC invites you to a special public lecture given by the author Tom Lennie

7.30 pm, Monday 6th March 2017, Dingwall Free Church. All welcome, admission free.

 

 

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Inaugural Conference:

Registration formSeasons of Change and Times of Crisis

29th – 30th August 2016

Highland Theological College UHI, Dingwall

 

Keynote speakers

Professor Marjory Harper

Promised Lands: Emigration, Faith and Concepts of ‘Home’ in the Scottish Diaspora

Professor Donald Meek

Highland life, religious and otherwise, in the early nineteenth-century: the journals of the Baptist itinerant preacher Dugald Sinclair, 1810-15

Other confirmed speakers

Andrew Jones

The Highland Imagination of Rev Norman MacLeod of the Barony, Glasgow (1812-1872)

Rev Dr Nick Needham

The Haldanes and the Highlands

Rev Dr Bruce Ritchie

Reflections of the Theology of Adomnan’s Columba

Dr Elizabeth Ritchie

Family Worship: Evangelicalism at Home in the Clearance Era Highlands

Jane Elizabeth WaterstonRev Dr John Ross

Feisty, Feminist and Fearless: Jane Elizabeth Waterston, Inverness’s Pioneering Missionary

 

Programme

Monday 29th August

12.30-2.00         Registration and Lunch

2.00-2.15           Welcome

2.15-3.30           Session 1 – Marjory Harper video / mp3

3.30-4.00           Tea/coffee

4.00-5.15           Session 2 – Nick Needham video / mp3

7.30-9.00           Public Lecture* – Donald Meek video / mp3

Public lecture*Please note: the public lecture will be held in Dingwall Free Church (directly opposite the College)

Tuesday 30th August

09.30-10.45       Session 3 – Elizabeth Ritchie video / mp3

10.45-11.15       Tea/coffee

11.15-12.30       Session 4 – John Ross video / mp3

12.30-2.00         Lunch

2.00-3.00           Session 5 – Andrew Jones video / mp3

3.00-3.15           Tea/coffee

3.15-4.30           Session 6 – Bruce Ritchie video / mp3

4.30                   Conference closes

 

Fee

Conference Fee (to include tea/coffee and light lunch on both days)

Full fee: £30

Concessions: £15 (students; unemployed; senior citizens)