Professional Workshop: Science and Faith in the Local Church
Garden Room, Library Building: Jan 10-11, 2018
Deadline for applications: December 10, 2017
Aim of Course
A professional workshop aimed at church leaders, lay or ordained, and those in training. The workshop will include lectures by leading experts on key issues at the intersection of science and Christian faith such as cosmology, evolutionary biology, genetics, ecology and neuroscience. There will be plenty of opportunity for group discussion and practical application to local church contexts.
The workshop will run from 9.30am on Wednesday 10 Jan 2018 to 5pm on Thursday 11 Jan 2018 and there will be no evening sessions. The cost of this two day workshop is only £50 which includes tea & coffee breaks, a sandwich lunch on both days and all workshop materials. Places are limited to 50.
NB: delegates will be responsible for their own overnight accommodation and evening meals. There are many places to eat within walking distance and a list of accommodation will be provided on request.
Speakers (listed in alphabetical order) and topics
Click on a speaker's name to obtain brief biographical details.
- Revd Dr Roger Abbott
- Dr Denis Alexander
- Dr Ruth Bancewicz
- Prof. Keith Fox
- Lizzie Henderson
- Dr Hilary Marlow
- Dr Amy Unsworth
- Prof. John Wyatt
The Garden Room is on the ground floor of the Library Building which is located in the far left-hand corner as you enter the College grounds. The free buffet lunch is served there.
- Course Application Form and on-line submission
- Course Payment Form (only for use once your application has been accepted)
- Check your eligibility for a Faraday Bursary and to find the Bursary Application Form.
Schedule is currently being finalised.