On Tuesday 29th April, at 7:30 for 8 pm, the Leeds group will welcome Professor Nigel Hooper, Leeds University, speaking on ‘Research into defeating Alzheimer’s Disease.’
On Wednesday May 7th, at 6pm in Cafe Muse, the Manchester group will be joined by Dr Henk Alting, who will be speaking on “Making sense of Jesus’ miracles”.
On Thursday 8th May, we will be co-hosting a production of the play ‘The God Particle’ by James Cary. This is a romantic comedy that alludes in a light-hearted way to themes of science and faith. The performance will be followed by a panel discussion of science-faith issues.
Professor John Bryant, University of Exeter, will be joining the Surrey group to speak on the subject ‘Embryos, Genes and Cells: Issues at the Start of Life’.
On Tuesday 20th May, at 7:30 for 8pm, the Leeds group will welcome Rev Dr Rodney Holder, Faraday Institute, Cambridge, who will speak on the subject ‘Big Bang, Big God: A Universe designed for Life.’
The Tyneside and Northumberland group will be hosting Dr Mark Harris, University of Edinburgh, speaking on ‘Do the miracles of Jesus contradict science?’.
Our annual Northern Conference, hosted by the Tyneside and Northumberland CiS group, will be held on Saturday 31st May, 2014, 10:00-17:00 at Church of St John the Evangelist, Kingston Park, Newcastle upon Tyne.
The Edinburgh CiS group are joining with the Faraday Institute to host a day conference on Saturday 7th June, 2014, 9:30am-5pm.
The Bristol group will be hosting Dr Stuart Judge (Oxford) for an evening discussing ‘What can neuroscience tell us about free will?’
The Surrey group will meet on Tuesday, 8th July, 7pm, at Christ Church, Purley, when Bishop David Atkinson will talk on ‘Climate & Covenant.’