UVI Religious Studies Conference '99
On 2nd December Woodford's Religious Studies Department brought the Upper Sixth to Ilford Library to discuss the big question of 'Suffering'.

Fr. Paul Fox
Roman Catholic

Alex & Katia Cumber
Church of England

Sr. Arti Lal
Brahma Kumari


Mike Murray
Buddhist
A number of Guest Visitors from a variety of religious backgrounds were invited to help our students formulate their ideas...
 

Hinnah Bashir
Muslim

Anne Krisman
Little Heath Special School

Laura Pater
Jewish Education Link

Some of the questions we addressed
Who is responsible for suffering in the world?
Is suffering simply the absence of goodness?
Is it possible to live without suffering?
Is suffering the result of human sin?
Do we need suffering?
Can suffering sometimes do us good?
Is suffering an illusion?
Is suffering a misunderstanding?

...and the two Mr. Bs of the RS Department were on hand to ensure everything ran smoothly!

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