Sixteen centuries have passed since St Augustine walked the earth and yet his influence lives on. People continue to be touched and inspired by his teachings. And he continues to speak to us about God in a way that invites us to follow in his footsteps, and come to know God more deeply in our own lives as well. Friends of Augustine is a group of people that feel drawn to find out more about Augustine. We have been meeting regularly for a number of years at Clare Priory, and
Centering Prayer is all about your relationship with God. It is not self-centred, it is God-centred.
You are tuning into the presence of God’s spirit within you. We need sleep to “recharge” our bodies, this prayer “recharges” our inner-life - our soul.
In this prayer we are not asking for anything specific; although it is about cultivating an openness to God’s will being done within us.
In Centering Prayer we “sunbathe in God’s presence.” Rowan Williams. This prayer is a
The 12th RICHARD O'SULLIVAN MEMORIAL LECTURE: David McIlroy, Barrister
Visiting Professor in Law, CCLS, Queen Mary University of London "Why can't we stop pretending law has anything to do with justice?": A Critical Theory of Natural Law Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR 24th October 2019, 6.30pm
Light refreshments from 5.45pm In this lecture, Professor McIlroy, author of The End of Law: How Law's Claims relate to L