Efforts to Create a More Diverse Community. A Statement from BIAPT's Chair

These are exciting times for BIAPT. Having passed the threshold of five-hundred members last year the community of BIAPT continues to grow. This is a growth the BIAPT trustees wish to encourage as we pursue the goal of promoting practical theology throughout Britain and Ireland and beyond. The challenge of becoming a more diverse community, however, remains.

As we reach out through new ventures and initiatives the BIAPT trustees are aware that we cannot achieve any meaningful outreach without creating a hospitable environment that is welcoming of new stories. In this regard we recognise that we have much to do to become a community where many more black and brown colleagues and friends as well as those who suffer from the injustice of  poverty feel at home. Here’s some of what we are doing:

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Practical Theology Hub

Practical Theology Hub is a new website publishing articles and podcasts related to practical theology.

PTH is a space for anyone with an interest in practical theology to share their reflections and explore new ideas. The discipline of practical theology explores the dialogue that takes place between experience and belief and unites the social and physical sciences and the arts with theology in a conversation about experience and meaning making.

PTH takes the latest thinking within the field of practical theology and disseminate it as widely as possible.

Check it out here:  Practical Theology Hub