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Church calendar Earthrise, Science and Christmas

(Earthrise image by NASA) This is the transcript of the Revd Prof David Wilkinson’s BBC Radio 4 Thought for the Day on 23rd December 2023. Good morning. On Christmas Eve 55 years ago, one of...

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ECLAS IN THE NEWS REVD PROF DAVID WILKINSON INSTALLED AS ECUMENICAL CANON OF DURHAM...

We are pleased to announce that our director, Revd Prof. David Wilkinson was installed as an ecumenical canon of Durham Cathedral on January 14th. Prof. Wilkinson was welcomed into the cathedral community alongside several other...

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INTERNATIONAL HUB PARTNERSHIPS ECLAS Partnerships: Nurturing Deeper Understandings

  The Rt Revd Dr Richard Cheetham, ECLAS Co-director for Global Engagement and member of the Anglican Communion Science Commission, reflects on the launch of ECLAS’ global partnerships. The partnerships developed by ECLAS in four...

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INTERNATIONAL HUB PARTNERSHIPS ECLAS LAUNCHES NEW INTERNATIONAL PARTNERSHIPS

  We are thrilled to announce that, funded by a generous grant from the John Templeton Foundation, ECLAS is entering into new, international partnerships to form an innovative, global community of research and practice. This...

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CHURCH ACTION Care of the environment as mission

The Rt Revd Dr Richard Cheetham, ECLAS Co-Director for Global Engagement and former Bishop of Kingston, reflects on ECLAS’s online Climate Cathedral exhibition. I was very pleased indeed that the Gaia exhibition was in Southwark...

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SCIENCE AND RELIGION BBC Radio 4’s Sunday Worship: Space Week

Photo by NASA The Revd Prof David Wilkinson gave a sermon at the Chapel of the Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, as part of BBC Radio 4’s Sunday Worship service during World Space Week,...

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SCIENCE AND RELIGION Knowing Dark Matter

(Photo by Greg Rakozy) ECLAS Post-Doctoral Researcher Dr Thoko Kamwendo responds to the recent senior leaders’ conference, Black Holes, Dark Matter, Dark Energy: The Depths of Faith and Space. It’s the invisible Dark Matter we...

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RESEARCH Space exploration and the meaning of life

  Professor Chris Done, from the Durham University Department of Physics Centre for Extragalactic Astronomy, is the newest member of ECLAS’s steering group. She is also one of two scientists chosen by the European Space...

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