Category: SCIENCE AND RELIGION

CHURCH ACTION Looking ahead to 2023: Three Church leaders on their hopes...

The last year has seen exciting and challenging scientific developments, from the launch of the James Webb space telescope, to a breakthroughs in nuclear fusion technology. We asked three Church leaders about their reflections on...

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CHURCH ACTION What is a Theology of Science, and why do we...

One of the great things about ECLAS is the way that the project works on so many levels and looks at science and the Christian Church from so many different perspectives. These include our conferences...

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CHURCH ACTION Science and sacred spaces: How churches can bridge the science-faith...

Gaia on display at Holy Trinity, Boar Lane in Leeds City Centre, November 2022 You may have seen science events in your nearest cathedral – Dippy the Dinosaur, STEM trails, light shows that aim to...

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CHURCH ACTION How churches can engage with science in the wake of...

This is a guest post from Professor Stephen Smye OBE, Hon FRCP, FIPEM; member of the steering group for the Scientists in Congregations-funded project ‘The Uneasy Sleeps of Max Maxwell: Waking up to Artificial Intelligence.’...

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SCIENCE AND RELIGION From Wealth to Wonder: The Purpose of Science in Wider...

  What is the purpose of science in wider society? We are used to hearing STEM subjects promoted, both at school level and for adults considering retraining – one recent government campaign featured a photograph...

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SCIENCE AND RELIGION Messy Church Does Science shows theology and science have a...

Theology and science have got a lot in common. For one thing, they’re often considered too hard, or too abstract, for ordinary people to understand. Their study is — apparently — reserved to those rare...

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SCIENCE AND RELIGION Sir John Houghton and Dr Katharine Hayhoe – climate scientists...

Sir John Houghton and Dr Katharine Hayhoe have a lot in common. Both are climate scientists, who have made an immense contribution to our knowledge of climate breakdown and the ways we communicate about it....

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CHURCH ACTION ‘The Uneasy Sleeps Of Max Maxwell’ Theatre Tour – How...

We are delighted to support Riding Lights Theatre Company through our Scientists in Congregations programme to develop and stage a new touring production centring on artificial intelligence in modern-day life. The Uneasy Sleeps of Max...

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