Category Archives: Blog

Week beginning 4 November

Piano music is back on the menu next Wednesday, 6 November at 1pm when we welcome the Kapsetaki twins, Stephanie and Marianne, to Emmanuel for the next in our Lunchtime Concert series.  They are bringing a programme of piano for two and four hands as follows: Stephanie Kapsetaki F.Chopin – Ballade no.3 in A flat… Read More »

Talking About God: Who is Jesus Christ?

We encounter many diverse representations of Jesus Christ – in paintings, stained glass windows, statues and other places.  In the gospels, we find Jesus as teenager, carpenter, teacher, orator, fisherman, shepherd, counsellor, healer and many others.   Does any one image hold your attention more than others?  Do you find yourself visualising Jesus in a particular… Read More »

Week beginning 28 October

Katy Edgcombe (mezzo-soprano and piano) returns to Emmanuel on Wednesday 30 October at 1pm together with Elise Jones (soprano) and Roger Lilley (piano and tenor) for a delightful recital in the next of our Lunchtime Concert series. Their programme will be as follows: Henry Purcell Sound the trumpet  If music be the food of love… Read More »

Talking About God: Explorations in Faith

Our first Talking About God session starts on Friday 25 October at 7.30pm at Emmanuel Church on Trumpington Street, led by John Bradbury and Annemarie Pachel. Session 1 looks at God the Creator. The scientific evidence and theories of creation often seem to contradict the Creation narrative in scripture; and it often seems we must… Read More »

Week beginning 21 October

Something a little different for you this week – on Wednesday 23rd October at 1pm we will be joined by the Slideways Trombone quartet for a concert with a difference! Slideways was conceived during a chance conversation on a train in January 2019 to add “Trombone Quartet” to the extensive list of ensembles and musical… Read More »