Bishop Symon Patrick (1626-1707) – unsung hero of the Restoration Church of England

Lambeth Palace Library Lambeth Palace Road, London

Speaker: Dr Nicholas Fisher In 2018, Nick Fisher was the first recipient of a Lambeth doctorate after the scheme had been rebranded ‘Lambeth Research Degrees in Theology’.  His thesis explored the life and writings of Symon Patrick in a career that included being Rector of St Paul’s, Covent Garden, a King’s Chaplain and Bishop of Ely. This […]

Roundtable with Anthony Milton

Lambeth Palace Library Lambeth Palace Road, London

Speaker: Professor Anthony Milton This roundtable with Anthony Milton (University of Sheffield) will discuss his new book, England’s Second Reformation: The Battle for the Church of England 1625-1662 (2021), which argues that the 1640s, 1650s and early 1660s constituted a ‘second reformation’, when the identity of the Church of England was fundamentally reshaped in the crucible […]

Friends’ Annual Lecture & Annual General Meeting

Lambeth Palace Library Lambeth Palace Road, London

Lecture: In the Shadow of Death: The Life, Work and Trials of Archbishop Tait Speaker: Revd John WitheridgeThe lecture is at 2.30pm. The AGM is at 3.30pm and is followed by tea. Archibald Campbell Tait was Queen Victoria’s favourite Archbishop of Canterbury. While not always successful, his leadership of the Church during a period of controversy at home and challenge overseas […]