Parish & Ward Church of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate

Highly successful Theological Seminar in Istanbul

The Rector of St Botolph's was delighted to meet so many parishioners and
friends in the Sublime Porte for the St Botolph's Annual Theological
Seminar, July 3rd-5th 2015.

The Seminar, on the challenges and intricacies of Muslim/Christian dynamics
in modern Turkey was facilitated by a number of local experts including Dr
Kasim Kopuz, Dr Zubeyir Nisanci, Ravza Altuntas-Cakir, Nisanur Hekimog, Fr
Ruben Tierrablanca OFM and Mons Dr Klaus Wyrwoll.

The seminar group concluded their trip with morning worship at Christ
Church, Istanbul, where The Revd Canon Ian Sherwood OBE celebrated the
Eucharist, and the Rector preached the word.