Events in the Society’s 2013-2014 Programme


Programme 2013-14Thursday 21 March 2013
Newtownbreda Presbyterian Church, 8.00pm
(7.15pm - AGM of the Society)
For God and Ulster?
Presbyterians and Politics in Ballymena during the Home Rule Crisis
Mr Philip Orr

Thursday 18 April 2013
First Derry Presbyterian Church, 8.00pm
On the Edge of Darkness: The Presbyterian Community of the Laggan, East Donegal, 1880-1973
The Rev Dr Brian Brown

Thursday 16 May 2013
Union Theological College, Belfast, 8.00pm
The Robert Allen Lecture -
Cooke's Lieutenant: The Rev Dr Robert Stewart of Broughshane
The Very Rev Dr John Lockington

Saturday 15 June 2013, 9.00am
Society's Annual Field Trip
An outing to the city to visit a number of sites of interest to Presbyterians.

Wednesday 16 October 2013
Kilfennan Presbyterian Church, Londonderry, 8.00pm
The Rev Dr James Denham, DD: Pastor, Preacher and Defender of Presbyterianism
The Rev Ivor Smith

Thursday 21 November 2013
Cooke Centenary Presbyterian Church, Belfast, 8.00pm
Poor Dark Connaught: Presbyterian mission in Connaught in the nineteenth century
TheRev Professor Laurence Kirkpatrick

Thursday 20 February 2014
Newtownards Reformed Presbyterian Church, 8.00pm
To Vote or not to Vote: Reformed Presbyterians and the electoral franchise in the nineteenth century
The Rev Thomas C Donachie

Thursday 20 March 2014
St Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Belfast, 8.00pm
(7.15pm - AGM of the Society)
The Rev James Hamilton, 1600-1666: Minister of Ballywalter, 1626-1636
Mr Mark Thompson

Thursday 22 May 2014
Union Theological College, Belfast, 8.00pm
The Robert Allen Lecture -
Paupers, Presbyterians and the Poor Law in nineteenth century Ulster
Dr Olwen Purdue

Saturday 14 June 2014
Society's Annual Field Trip
(to be arranged)

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