Lent Talk on 29 February – Rt Revd Nick Baines

The final Lent Talk on the theme of ‘Faith Shaping our Nation’, will be given by the Rt Revd Nick Baines. It is to be held at Wetherby Methodist Church at 7.30pm. Refreshments will be served.

Nick BainesRt Revd Nick Baines, Bishop of West Yorkshire & The Dales

Bishop Nick was previously Bishop of Bradford (2011-14), and before that was Bishop of Croydon. He read German and French at Bradford University and, before ordination, worked as a Russian linguist at GCHQ.

He became a member of the House of Lords in 2014. He has represented the Archbishop of Canterbury at international faith conferences and is the English Co- chair of the Meissen Commission which develops relationships between the Church of England and the Protestant Church in Germany. He also preaches regularly at conferences in Germany – in German.