Christians in Science


CiS Manchester: The Manchester Science and Philosophy Group aims to provide an opportunity for those in and around the Manchester area to discuss science and faith in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Each meeting will have a short talk followed by plenty of time for questions and discussion over coffee.

The group meet in the Oxford Room, St. Peter’s House, Oxford Road, Manchester. M13 9GH 
(For those who came to meetings last year, this is in the same building, but downstairs.)
All these events are free, and you don’t need to book, but do put them in your diaries!
For more details please e-mail the secretary at

Upcoming Events

Monday 27th February
‘Engage Science’ Events 2017
For 6 weeks starting on 27th February, Costa Coffee in Wilmslow will be the setting for Monday evening “Engage Science” events.
These will start at 7.30 p.m. for a 30-minute presentation followed by discussion.
27 Feb       The Laws of Physics and the Reliability of God – Prof David Watts
6 March     The Fine Tuning of Physical Constants for Intelligent Life – Dr Althea Wilkinson
13 March     Understanding Minds, Brains and Artificial Intelligence – Prof Steve Furber, FRS
20 March     Creation and the Building Blocks of Organic Life – Prof David Watts
27 March     Has Science made God Redundant? – Mr David Land
3 April     Understanding the Argument from Design – Dr Henk Alting

Thursday 9th March
Stubborn Scientists
Prof Peter Budd will trace the development of ideas about giant molecules and show how scientific progress may be helped or hindered by the personalities and beliefs of the scientists involved
The meeting will be held in the Oxford Room in St Peter’s House, Oxford Road, Manchester.  (For those who came to meetings last year, this is in the same building, but downstairs.)
Please note the new time of 7:30 p.m. to 8.45 p.m.


Wednesday 3rd May
The Interstellar Church of Tomorrow
Dr Gavin Merrifield will consider extraterrestrial intelligence, artificial intelligence and Christianity
The Oxford Room in St Peter’s House, Oxford Rd Manchester.
7:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.


For details of previous talks please click here.