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Leeds

CiS Leeds aims to provide a forum for discussion of science – faith issues in Yorkshire.  We meet together regularly at South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley, Leeds.  For information about upcoming events please click here. To be added onto the mailing list please e-mail John Lockwood.

Keep an eye on this webpage for details of upcoming events or e-mail John Lockwood to be added onto our mailing list.

Upcoming Events:

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.’ Event page here

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.’ Event page here

Previous Talks:

Oceans, climate change and Christianity:  God’s story and the Earth’s story

June 2011

Speaker – Professor Meric Srokosz

South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley

 

If Evolution is True, What Hope for Christianity

January 2013
Speaker: Professor Simon Conway Morris FRS, Professor of Palaeobiology, Cambridge University
South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley, Leeds 

God and the Multiverse: A Response to Stephen Hawking

May 2011
Speaker:  Revd Dr Rodney Holder, Couser Director, The Faraday Institute for Science and Religion.
South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley, Leeds

DNA and God

Friday Oct 21, 2011
Speaker: Keith R. Fox, CiS Chair, Professor of Biochemistry and Director of Programmes at the Centre for Biological Sciences, University of Southampton.
South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley, Leeds

Genesis 1-3

Thursday Nov 17, 2011
Speaker: Revd Dr Ernest C. Lucas, Vice-Principal and Tutor in Biblical Studies, Bristol Baptist College
South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley, Leeds

Sustainability in Crisis

Friday January 27, 2012
Two films of speakers from the Cambridge Sustainability in Crisis Conference (Sept 2011)
South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley, Leeds

GM Crops – What’s Your Problem?

Wednesday 14th November, 2012
Speaker: Professor John Bryant, Emeritus Professor of Bioethics at Exeter University
South Parade Baptist Church, Headingley, Leeds