Major BACI event: Bishop Kenneth Kearon, Dr Brad Anderson

The AGM of the Biblical Association for the Church of Ireland — open to all — will be held in St Patrick’s Church, Greystones, on September 25th from 6.30pm.

The AGM Lecture — “Reading Old Testament Stories: Theological Challenges and Opportunities” — will be given by Dr Brad Anderson of Mater Dei, DCU, and Chair of the Irish Biblical Association. The AGM – with the governing theme of “BACI –The Way Forward” – will be chaired by the Right Reverend Bishop Kenneth Kearon, Church of Ireland Bishop of the United Dioceses of Limerick and Killaloe.

Substantial refreshments will be served from 6.30pm with the lecture at 7.30pm. Those attending will be invited to make a donation of €10 to cover expenses, which will entitle donors to vote at the AGM.

To ensure your place and to help caterers, please kindly confirm your intention to attend by emailing aamacfarlane283@gmail.com.

This event supports BACI’s purpose in serving as a ‘bridge’ between clerical and lay, academic and faith-based approaches to the Bible within the Church of Ireland and in conversation with ecumenical partners.

Date: 25 September at 6.30pm
Place: St Patrick’s Church, Church Road, Greystones
Programme:

  • 6.30pm Welcome, registration and refreshments
  • 7.30pm Lecture by Dr Brad Anderson: “Reading Old Testament Stories — Theological Challenges and Opportunities”
  • 8.45pm Break
  • 9.00pm AGM –“BACI – the Way Forward” — chaired by Bishop Kenneth Kearon

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