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New Zealand Christians in Science | Te Kāhui Whakapono ki Nga Kaipūtaiao o Te Motu.
We are a group of scientists in industry and the academy who are Christians. If you are also a scientist with Christian faith please join us. If you are a theologian interested in science you can also join as an associate member. If you want to explore more about a topic, we offer resources and courses for small groups to run.
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Upcoming events for 2021: Wellington Winter Lectures in Science and Christian Faith Winter Lectures will be held in Auckland in August –details soon And most importantly our biennial lecture Conference (hybrid this year) will be held in early September, on Freedom
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March 2021 Education, Science and Faith Seminar See below Powerpoint and notes from the Seminar. Slide 3: Foundations Foundational AssumptionsTeachingNot passing on contentExploring big questions together – religious traditions and scientific traditions raise big questions and seek to respond to
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason , and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
The question from agnosticism is, Who turned on the lights? The question from faith is, Whatever for?
The Universe begins to look more like a great thought than a great machine.
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By Prof. Jeff Tallon, physicist The Reverend Canon Sir John Polkinghorne KBE FRS passed away on 9 March 2021. While he distinguished himself in two separate careers, one as a professor of mathematical physics and the other, latterly, as an
Re John Polkinghorne, by Dr. Tim Medowdroft, Senior Research Fellow, Old Testament, Laidlaw College I was sad to hear this week that John Polkinghorne had died. I am not a scientist (not even close) on two counts, first that I
By Gray Manicom. Both Theology and Mathematics have been celebrated as “the queen of the sciences”. Perhaps the famous mathematician Gauss, who thus crowned Mathematics, was critiquing the aged words of the famous theologian Aquinas. Perhaps he was implying that
By Gray Manicom, Phd student in mathematics, University of Auckland Galileo Galilei supposedly said “Mathematics is the language in which God has written the universe”. This makes Mathematics seem like something independent of God, that exists without God and that
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