Sy Garte | This talk focuses Dr. Garte's early upbringing in atheism, his induction into a scientific worldview, and the beginnings of his questioning of materialism based on quantum physics and molecular biology.
Matt Humphrey | How do we cultivate a right relationship to place and space in a mobile society? And is it possible to engage with these issues without getting political?
David Clough | Building on the theology of animals developed in Volume I, the book challenges Christians to recognize serious faith-based reasons to rethink their practice in relation to other animals, especially in relation to our use of them for food.
Ross Hastings | In much contemporary Western thought, science and theology are seen in opposition. Some find harmony or mutuality between the two fields. But few go as far as Ross Hastings to say the disciplines are coinherent.
Bethany Sollereder | This talk embarks on an adventure in the theology of creation, reflecting on what science has uncovered about the history of life and what it means for belief in a living and loving God.
An interview with Bethany Sollereder in advance of her summer lecture at Regent College, “God, Evolution, and Animal Suffering: Theodicy Without a Fall.”
Peter Harrison | In this lecture Peter suggests that the concepts 'religion' and 'science' are essentially modern inventions that often fail to capture the essence of the activities as they are conducted in practice.
Yonghua Ge | An interview with ACTS Seminary professor Yonghua Ge about the theological notion of creation “out of nothing” - creatio ex nihilo
A second interview with Sarah Coakley about her experience in hospital and prison chaplaincies, the category of "race"/racism, and what her scientific study means for her systematics.
Evolutionary Biology, Apologetics, and the Training of Theologians:
An Interview with Sarah Coakley, Part One
An interview with Sarah Coakley, Emeritus Norris-Hulse Professor at the University of Cambridge, about her work at the interface of theology and the biological sciences.
An interview with David Clough, Professor of Theological Ethics at the University of Chester (UK) in advance of his public lecture at Regent College.
David Robinson | This lecture revisits the nineteenth-century context of William Paley's famous argument that the precise functionality of nature leads us to infer a divine designer, as well as Charles Darwin's critical response in On the Origin of Species.
Jens Zimmermann | This lecture argues that modern culture embraces a reductive model of human identity and perception based on an already defunct scientific epistemology.
Bruce Hindmarsh | The popular idea that Christianity and Science have always been fundamentally in conflict dissolves upon closer historical examination. This is true even for popular Protestant spirituality.
Sarah Coakley | This lecture draws on recent developments in mathematical biology to outline a richer, multi-levelled depiction of evolution, and presents the philosophical, ethical, and theological implications.
Alister McGrath | What does the interface of theology and science look like in the course of a human life? And how can such an academic pursuit coincide with the vocation of a Christian minister?
Alister McGrath | What do C.S. Lewis and Richard Dawkins have to say on the meaning of life? How do they understand the role of the natural sciences as we work out the meaning of life?
Alister McGrath | A leading authority in the field offers his own perception of science and religious faith, reflecting on his progression from atheism to Christianity.
Darian Stahl | Darian was recently awarded Canada’s prestigious Vanier Graduate Scholarship for arts-based research on the health humanities, patient narrative, and chronic illness.