Fri Feb 19, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Discussion, livestream


The Epiphany Explorations Live Streaming, January 21-24, was co-sponsored by Bethlehem Retreat Centre and Brechin United church.

A revisit of select sessions is being hosted by:

Brechin United Church

1998 Estevan Rd
Nanaimo.

Fridays 10:00 am – noon

Feb 12
Feb 19
Feb 26
Mar 4

The topic for the Friday, Feb. 19 Epiphany Exploration discussion at Brechin United Church will be:

Standing up for liberal Christianity: 12 things to celebrate about this creative “middle way”

Douglas Todd is an award-winning writer on spirituality, ethics and diversity with the Vancouver Sun. Todd has twice taken first place in the Templeton Religion Reporter of the Year Award for top religion reporter in the secular media in North America. He also has won three awards for opinion writing from the American Academy of Religion. In addition,Todd took first place for the James O. Supple Religion Feature Writer of the Year Award, which honours the best in-depth writing and analysis of religious issues on the continent.  He received a National Newspaper Award  for a feature on his father’s struggle with mental illness.  Douglas received a Doctor of Divinity, Honoris Causa, from the Vancouver School of Theology. He is the author of two books including one which features spiritual profiles based on interviews with John Irving, Bruce Cockburn, Mordecai Richler, Robertson Davies, Carol Shields and others.

The sessions allow participants to explore the Epiphany sessions in more depth and share ideas, more fully, with other participants.  

Free – donations accepted