Lesslie Newbigin - his life and impact

By Paul Weston 09 Feb 2016

As part of the Christian Social Reformers event series in the Jubilee Lounge, Revd Dr Paul Weston introduces us to the missionary, educator and author Bishop Lesslie Newbigin.

Paul is the Director of the Newbigin Centre at Ridley Hall, Cambridge.

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Modern Spirituality: learning from the poets

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