All of us have dark times in our lives. But could it be that these are a good thing, and like seeds buried in the ground, darkness is as essential to our growth and flourishing as light?
Barbara Brown Taylor is an Episcopal priest, Professor of Religion at Piedmont College, Georgia, and author of best-selling guides to the Christian spiritual life including 'An Altar on the World' and 'Leaving Church'. Her new book is 'Learning to Walk in the Dark' (Canterbury Press 2014).
This event is part of the adult learning programme at St Paul's Cathedral. For more information visit: www.stpauls.co.uk/adultlearning