What’s on

Mar
16
Wed
Halfway House DVD screening @ Ballykeel Business Centre
Mar 16 @ 7:30 pm
Mar
25
Fri
Passion Walk 2016 @ Grosvenor House
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Passion Walk 2016 @ Grosvenor House | Belfast | United Kingdom
The Passion Walk is an individual reflective journey through the streets of central Belfast, where the city itself becomes the backdrop for the story of Christ’s Passion. Walking with an audio guide and pausing at certain key locations, you will be invited to enter into the events of Jesus’ final hours. The first Easter took place in a busy, complex city where most people were preoccupied with their own concerns. The Passion Walk is an invitation to experience the story in a new way, and perhaps to see the city in a new light. You are invited to begin your journey at Grosvenor House, 5 Glengall Street (behind the Opera House) any time between 10am and 1pm on Friday 25th or Saturday 26th of March. Make your urban pilgrimage at your own pace, alone or with friends, and complete the journey with refreshments and a space for further reflection at The Dock Café in Titanic Quarter. We ask all walkers to book in advance on our website www.passionwalk.org. There is a charge of £5 (£3 unwaged) to help cover costs.
Mar
26
Sat
Passion Walk 2016 @ Grosvenor House
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Passion Walk 2016 @ Grosvenor House | Belfast | United Kingdom
The Passion Walk is an individual reflective journey through the streets of central Belfast, where the city itself becomes the backdrop for the story of Christ’s Passion. Walking with an audio guide and pausing at certain key locations, you will be invited to enter into the events of Jesus’ final hours. The first Easter took place in a busy, complex city where most people were preoccupied with their own concerns. The Passion Walk is an invitation to experience the story in a new way, and perhaps to see the city in a new light. You are invited to begin your journey at Grosvenor House, 5 Glengall Street (behind the Opera House) any time between 10am and 1pm on Friday 25th or Saturday 26th of March. Make your urban pilgrimage at your own pace, alone or with friends, and complete the journey with refreshments and a space for further reflection at The Dock Café in Titanic Quarter. We ask all walkers to book in advance on our website www.passionwalk.org. There is a charge of £5 (£3 unwaged) to help cover costs.
Aug
12
Fri
Halfway House – Willowfield Parish Church @ Willowfield Parish Church
Aug 12 @ 7:30 pm
Halfway House - Willowfield Parish Church @ Willowfield Parish Church | Belfast | Northern Ireland | United Kingdom
1916  A Hundred Years On is yet another creative response to the current decade of political centenaries that have shaped our country for better or for worse. It's a winter's night; snow has made driving across the Sperrins impossible. Louise and Bronagh, with similar but different backgrounds, end up in the back room of a pub. A conversation they never expected starts about their families and about 1916, the Somme and the Rising.
Nov
17
Thu
Halfway House @ East Belfast Network Centre
Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm
Halfway House @ East Belfast Network Centre | Belfast | Northern Ireland | United Kingdom
1916  A Hundred Years On is yet another creative response to the current decade of political centenaries that have shaped our country for better or for worse. It's a winter's night; snow has made driving across the Sperrins impossible. Louise and Bronagh, with similar but different backgrounds, end up in the back room of a pub. A conversation they never expected starts about their families and about 1916, the Somme and the Rising.
Nov
24
Thu
Catherwood Lecture: Ain’t Gonna Study War No More @ Union Theological College
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm

...AIN'T GONNA' STUDY WAR NO MORE...

Annual Catherwood Public Theology Event

Alan and Elaine Storkey

Responder: Norman Hamilton

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The accumulation of power by arms companies and the influence of militarism have continued for over a century. The time has come for people of faith to address these issues and to take seriously Jesus' words, "those who take the sword will perish by the sword." Dr Alan Storkey is an economist, sociologist and artist. He the author of War or Peace: The Long Failure of Western Arms. Elaine Storkey is a theologian, philosopher, social scientist and broadcaster. Norman Hamilton (OBE) is convenor for Public Affairs for the Presbyterian Church in Ireland and was previously the minister of Ballysillan Presbyterian Church. Public Theology explores the relationship between Christian conviction and the broader social and cultural context in which the Christian community lives. The Catherwood Lecture in Public Theology has been an annual event since 1998.
Dec
14
Wed
Halfway House @ Portadown Town Hall
Dec 14 @ 7:30 pm
Contemporary Christianity is pleased to announce the a further performance of  Philip Orr’s one-act play HALFWAY HOUSE.  A drama about 1916…set in 1966 HALFWAY HOUSE explores aspects of culture and community, and how they shape our sense of identity and our understanding of the past and present. HALFWAY HOUSE has been presented in numerous venues this year. This is the final public performance of 2016, featuring Antionette Morelli as Valerie and Louise Parker as Bronagh.