Scottish Baptist History project


April 2016

There is to be a meeting of the Scottish Baptist History project on Saturday 23April 2016 at Hillhead Baptist Church, 53 Cresswell Street, Glasgow G12 8AE
The programme which features papers on a variety of topics is as follows:

10.00   Tea/ Coffee
10:15/30  Anne Muir ‘Whose History is it anyway? Missing voices in Official Histories’
11:45   Tea / Coffee
12:00    Catriona Gorton ‘How many Baptists does it take to change…? Reflections on the 17th Century Baptist Hymn-singing controversy.’
1:00 /1:15        Lunch [Tea / Coffee available]
2:15        Lina Toth  ‘Revival Among the Aliens: The Case of Lithuanian Baptists’
3:30     Conclusions

There will be a conference fee of £3, including coffee, tea and biscuits, for each of those attending. Participants may like to bring a packed lunch. There is limited car parking in Lilybank Gardens nearby; a better option may be using park and ride facilities at Kelvinbridge, Shields Road or Bridge Street Underground Stations. The nearest stop is Hillhead Underground, 2 minutes walk away; there are also regular buses from the city centre along Great Western Road (6 and 6A) and University Avenue (4 and 4A).   Booking forms can be sent to reach me by Thursday 21 April, although it will be better to register and pay on the day. Our autumn 2016 meeting will take place at Lochgilphead Baptist Church on Saturday 12 November.

Full details can be found on the booking form below.