Alcuin Club Festival
20 May 2019

The Alcuin Club Festivald and AGM is taking place on Monday 20 May 2019 and St James Church Sussex Gardens. Details are available from

Societas Liturgica 2019 Congress

Durham, 5-10 August 

Anamnesis: Remembering in Action, Place and Time

The Congress of Societas Liturgica comes to the UK this year and will be meeting at Durham University from 5-10 August. All are welcome.

Details of congress theme and how to register are available from the Societas Website at:

A number of members of SLS are giving papers during the Congress and the theme promises to be an excellent opportunity to extend the exploration of the ideas already started in our 2018 meeting, in a wider context of international and ecumenical study.


 The Keynote Lectures confirmed for the Congress are

John Maddison

Housing and Honouring the Saints: English Medieval Architecture and the Cult of Relics


Felix Phiri

Re-Membering in Action: Liturgy and Healing of Hurt Memories


Bruce T. Morrill

Models of Liturgical Memory: Mystical-Political Dimensions, Mythic-Historic Tensions


Jessica Ortner

Erinnerung zwischen Verortung und Mobilität – Diaspora, Holocaust und Exil im Spiegelbild gegenwärtiger deutsch-jüdischer Literatur


Bénédicte Mariolle

Les funérailles: mémoire de Pâques et incorporation au Christ ressuscité


Stefano Parenti

Between Anamnesis and Praise: The Origin of Oblation in Syro-Byzantine Anaphoras

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