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Saying Yes to Life

Date:02/02/2020
From:13:00
Location: Saying Yes to Life Wren Suite in the Crypt, St Paul's Cathedral, London EC4M 8AD.
Cost:Free
Audience:All welcome
Contact: Jen Powell
02072468337
St Paul's Cathedral, London EC4M 8AD
More information: https://www.stpauls.co.uk/sundayforum
Download file: INTERACTIVE_LEAFLET7.pdf

As people made in the image of God, we are entrusted with the care of what God has made and also with sharing in the joy and creativity of making a difference for good.

In her new book, Saying Yes to Life, Ruth Valerio draws on the creation stories from the book of Genesis to illuminate the most vital issues of our times. She relates their themes, including light, water, the seasons, other creatures and Sabbath rest to matters of environmental, ethical and social concern. She will challenge us to do the same this Lent, asking ourselves foundational questions about what it means both to be human and to be a follower of Jesus.

Dr Ruth Valerio is Global Advocacy and Influencing Director at Tearfund, and an environmentalist, theologian and social activist. Her latest book, Saying Yes to Life (SPCK 2019) was commissioned by The Archbishop of Canterbury as his official Lent book for 2020.

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