In Defence of Bishop Samuel ‘Soapy Sam’ Wilberforce, Professor Michael Wheeler

30th Jun 2020 15:00 - 30th Jun 2020 Event Type: Lecture

Bishop Samuel Wilberforce is now usually remembered for his clash with Thomas Huxley over evolution 160 years ago today. Professor Michael Wheeler takes another look at the legend surrounding this Oxford debate and at a remarkable High Churchman - the reforming Bishop of Oxford and later Winchester.

Due to the impact of COVID-19, this event will be held virtually via Zoom. No subscription will be required prior to the event.

JOINING ZOOM

On a Phone/Tablet

(1st time only) Go to your app store, search ‘Zoom’ and download.

Click this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88367835742

You may be greeted with ‘Waiting for the host to start this meeting’ please wait.

Click ‘use Internet Audio’ or ‘Computer Audio’ (NOT telephone audio).

Please remain muted for the presentation.

On a PC/Mac

(1st time only) Visit https://zoom.us/download and download Zoom.

Click this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88367835742

Open Zoom when prompted.

You may be greeted with ‘Waiting for the host to start this meeting’ please wait.

Click ‘use Internet Audio’ or ‘Computer Audio’ (NOT telephone audio).

Please remain muted for the presentation.

A recommended donation of £5 to Winchester Cathedral's JustGiving page is encouraged for this event. 

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