Fr Eugene O'Neill
Fr Eugene O’Neill was educated at St Andrews, Queens University Belfast and St Patrick’s College Maynooth.
Ordained in 1997 he has served in parishes in Ballymena, Belfast and Newtownabbey.
At present he is parish priest of Killyleagh on the shores of Strangford Lough.
The Reverend Clair Jaquiss
Clair Jaquiss worked for the BBC in radio from 1984. She has produced programmes across BBC Radio 2, 3 and 4 and regularly presents the Daily Service and Prayer for the Day.
She was ordained deacon in Chester Diocese in July 2008 and has a degree in Theology from Cambridge. She serves as assistant priest in the parish of All Saints with Ringway.
The Reverend Dr Kirsty Thorpe
Rev. Dr. Stephen Wigley
The Very Reverend John Chalmers
The Very Rev John Chalmers is Principal Clerk to the Church of Scotland's General Assembly; in 2014–2015 he served as Moderator. He was a Minister in West Dunbartonshire, and from 1986 to 1995 in the West End of Edinburgh. Before taking up the position of Principal Clerk in 2011 John served as Depute Secretary to the Board of Ministry and as the Church’s Senior Pastoral Adviser.
Rania Hafez is Senior Lecturer in Education & Community Studies at the University of Greenwich and Fellow of the Muslim Institute. Rania has researched and published on professionalism, cultural identity, and Islam and education. Her current research is on the intersectionality of British Muslim Identity. In 2008 Rania founded ‘Muslim Women in Education’ a professional network for educationalists and researchers. In addition to her academic work Rania is a regular political and cultural commentator whose media credits include the BBC, Levant TV, and the Islam Channel.
Latest publication ‘Faith in the Academy’ in Hudson, C. & Williams, J. (eds) (forthcoming) Why Academic Freedom Matters, Civitas
Rabbi Jonathan Wittenberg
Sarah Joseph is Editor & CEO of emel media.. A powerful and popular public speaker, she has lectured on Islam globally for over 20 years. arah was awarded an OBE by the Queen in 2004 for her services to interfaith dialogue and the promotion of women’s rights. She is listed as one of the 500 most influential Muslims in the world by Georgetown University and the Royal Jordanian Strategic Studies Centre.
Sarah’s Facebook page, which has a large global following, declares her passion “to get people to recognise their shared humanity, and our common responsibility to this Earth.”
His Grace Bishop Angaelos
Rev. Dr. Craig Gardiner
Craig Gardiner is originally from Northern Ireland but was ordained in Wales as a Baptist minister in 2003. He is a tutor at South Wales Baptist College, and an Honorary Lecturer in Theology at Cardiff University where he teaches Christian Doctrine, Worship and has a particular interest in Dietrich Bonhoeffer. He is a member of the Iona Community.