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Conference Papers

 Between  the 26th and 28th of September 2000 a conference was held to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of Richard Hooker.  The title of the conference was "Authority in the Church: Scripture, Reason and Tradition - Interpreting the Legacy of Richard Hooker."  Some of the papers delivered at the conference are made available here. 


Papers Given

  • Rev. Prebendary Dr. Paul Avis : Exploring Issues of Authority in the Spirit of Richard Hooker (paper available above)

  • Canon Dr Tom Wright: Interpreting Authority: Scripture

  • Rt. Rev. Dr Geoffrey Rowell: Intrepreting Authority; Tradition (paper available above)

  • Dr Linda Woodhead: Interpreting Authority: Reason