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Generous Donation Allows St Benet's Hall to Secure Second Building

March 16, 2015 @ 14:15
NEWS RELEASE FROM ST BENET’S HALL, OXFORD.  Thursday 22 February 2018   DONOR’S GENEROSITY SIGNALS GREEN LIGHT FOR THE FUTURE OF UNIQUE OXFORD UNIVERSITY HALL. The remarkable transformation of Oxford University’s last all male institution into a fully co-educational modern centre of teaching and research has taken a crucial step forward thanks to the generosity of a donor to St Benet’s Hall. The benefaction -- from Lord Bamford, the chairman...

End of Term JCR Committee Dinner

March 16, 2015 @ 10:13
Following the elections for a new JCR Committee at the end of Hilary term, the Master and his wife hosted a dinner of thanksgiving for the work of the outgoing officials. The Master spoke on the occasion of his gratitude for the Committee’s dedication and efforts over the course of their term of office. Pictured: Chris Bridgwood (Education, Welfare & LGBTQ), Br Cuthbert Elliott OSB (Food Liaison), Samuel Gomarsall (Sports),...

Jason Lepojärvi series of talks in USA and Canada

March 12, 2015 @ 16:30
Jason Lepojärvi, Junior Research Fellow in Theology at St Benet's Hall, will be giving three confirmed talks in Canada and USA during March and April 2015.  Details as follows: March 24, Regents College, Vancouver: "Aslan's Mother: C. S. Lewis's Theological Blind Spot?" March 25, University of British Columbia, Vancouver: "Agape versus Eros: C. S. Lewis and Anders Nygren on the Meaning of Love" April 9, George Fox University,...

Dynamics of Difference: Christianity and Alterity. A Festschrift for Professor Werner G Jeanrond

March 9, 2015 @ 11:00
The Master was presented with Dynamics of Difference: Christianity and Alterity. A Festschrift for Werner G Jeanrond during a birthday dinner organised by St Benet’s Hall on 5 March 2015. The Festschrift, co-edited by Ulrich Schmiedel and James M Matarazzo Jr, both DPhil students in Theology and members of the Hall, investigates the challenge of alterity for Christianity, exploring and elaborating on this core concern in Jeanrond’s hermeneutical theology. Blurring...