Krish Kandiah: The Ukrainian Refugee Crisis – a Practical & Theological Response

Date/Time
Date(s) - June 8, 2022
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
Regent College Chapel

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Regent’s Evening Public Lecture series is back for another summer! Join us in person or online to explore Scripture, theology, culture, and much more with Summer Programs faculty and other exciting speakers.

To livestream this and other Evening Public Lectures, visit us at rgnt.net/live.

ABOUT THE LECTURE

The invasion of Ukraine by Russia has led to the largest and fastest-growing refugee crisis in the world. Men, women, and children have faced torture, sexual assault, and execution. Yet in the midst of these horrors, we have seen an outpouring of compassion and hospitality on an unprecedented scale. Find out how the church has been involved and what Christians can do to support refugees right now.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Krish Kandiah is a missiologist, social entrepreneur, author, and broadcaster with degrees in Chemistry, Missiology and Theology (PhD, Kings College London). Krish is on faculty at Regents Park College, Oxford University and has authored thirteen books, including the award-winning Paradoxology. He is an Honorary Research Fellow at the National Centre for Post-Qualifying Social Work at Bournemouth University and an Honorary Reader in Theology at St Andrews University. He has spoken at Q Conference, the Global Leadership Summit, The Justice Conference, TedxOxford, and more. He is the director of Sanctuary Foundation and is @krishk on Twitter.

Dr. Kandiah is teaching Racial Justice and Radical Hospitality: A Biblical Approach from June 6 to June 10 as part of Regent’s 2022 Summer Programs.

FORMAT AND ATTENDANCE

Regent intends to offer this lecture as a live event in the College’s chapel. Under current provincial policies, this event will not require attendees to show proof of vaccination. Please be aware, however, that Regent’s event protocols will follow the guidelines in place on the event date.

This lecture will also be streamed live online, and we look forward to being joined by friends from around the world. A recording will be available for a limited time after the event.

Location
Regent College, 5800 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC V6T 2E4

Parking
Paid parking available at Regent College and UBC

https://www.regent-college.edu/about-us/events/event-details?event_id=1055

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