The Worcester-based Bible and Science group has been meeting together to discuss the relationship between science and Christianity for some time, and we are delighted that the group has affiliated with CiS as a local group. Details about the group and their upcoming events can be found here.
All are welcome – entry, parking and refreshments are free, although we suggest a donation of £3, to cover expenses. For more information please contact Jim Smith on firstname.lastname@example.org
“Possible roles for technology in alleviating poverty in world conflict and post-conflict zones”
Prof Paul Jackson
“When the Mind Malfunctions”
Professor John Gallacher
“Is evolution cruel?”
Dr Chris Southgate
“Rise of the Intelligent Machines – Friend or Foe?”
Dr Kim Stansfield
“Children are the Future: Science, Faith and Youth”
“The Wonders of the Living World: Biology, Belief, and the Search for Meaning and Purpose in the Universe.”
Dr Ruth Bancewicz
“Future Challenges” – A video-based discussion session chaired by Jim Smith
Developments in Artificial Intelligence and Future Clean Energy Supply Requirements present two significant challenges for humanity. How do we make the relevant judgements and how does our faith speak to us about these things?
The Future of Marriage
Philippa Taylor, who works with the Care Trust, is head of public policy at the Christian Medical Fellowship, and has an MBA in Bioethics – a social science and biblical perspective.
Creation of The Universe and Its Biblical Description
Dr. Mathew Clark – the origins and development of the physical universe as understood by scientists, and comparisons with the biblical account of how humanity began.
The Changing Debate Between Science and Religion
Professor John Hedley Brooke – how the debate has changed and developed throughout history.
“Assisted Suicide – do hard cases really make poor law?”
Professor John Wyatt, who until recently was Professor of Ethics and Perinatology at University College London, and is also the author of “Matters of Life and Death” (IVP).