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Faith & Spirituality Seminar


Presented by Dr Andrew Orton, Senior Lecturer at Durham University

Andrew is a UK-based sociologist, specialising in Religion Studies with a professional background in human services as a practitioner and consultant. He is the Programme Director for Masters in Community and Youth Work, and Managing Community and Youth Work Practice. To see Dr Andrew's profile go to

Andrew's significant publication credits include:
• "Sustaining Community Practice for the Future", in Managing Community Practice: Principles, Policies and Programmes:
• "Interfaith Dialogue: Seven Key Questions for Theory, Policy and Practice", in Religion, State and Society
• "Making Connections: Exploring Methodist Deacons' Perspectives on Contemporary Diaconal Ministry"

This seminar is designed for anyone engaged in human services work and ministry, who share an interest in the relationship between faith and practice. The content will also be relevant for researchers, academics and students in the fields of sociology, youth work and human services.

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To request a detailed program of the seminar, please email Ben Lohmeyer, Youth Work Program Coordinator on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.