Nothing but a Pack of Neurons?
This talk refutes the claim that we are ‘nothing but a pack of neurons’. Furthermore, the reductionistic notion that finding neural correlates of all aspects of our conscious experience would undermine the reality of our conscious experience and agency is self-defeating: if it did so then the whole...
The doctrine of creation and the science of nature
This lecture explores how the Christian understanding of creation has influenced the development of modern science, and opens up the question of how best to understand the relationship between modern science and the Christian understanding of reality. Several approaches will be explored, showing...
The Vision and History of Developing a Christian Mind
What does it mean to love the Lord your God with all your mind? In an interview, Donald Hay speaks about founding Developing a Christian Mind, its history and his vision for the program. Donald Hay is an economist, former head of the Division of Social Sciences at the University of Oxford, and author...
Looking to the future: Christian living and scholarship in light of the world to come
Where you think we’re headed will shape what you think we’re for. And what you think we’re for will shape how you live in the meantime. So eschatology is foundational for meaning, ethics and hope. This talk indicates how the eschatological redemption affirms, challenges and directs the lives of...