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St John's College • Durham University

3 South Bailey

Durham

DH1 3RJ

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Christians in Science Northern Conference 2019

Stewards of Creation: Christian perspectives on environmental issues

A one-day conference designed for non-specialists and tackling topics of current concern

Admission charge includes lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments (special diets available)

Reduced admission charge for students and for new members (joined CiS in the last 12 months)

Travel bursaries available for students travelling > 50 miles; email abigail@cis.org.uk for details

Outline programme:

10:00 Registration and refreshments

10:45 Welcome and introduction

11:00 Carmody Grey – Saving the earth: why should Christians care?

11:50 Darren Evans – Whose earth? Faith and nature conservation in the 21st century

12:40 Lunch, conversations and networking

13:40 Nick Higgs – ‘A little lower than the angels’ – How evolution informs our view of suffering and the human condition (Oliver Barclay Lecture, given by video)

14:00 David Manning – Mine for ever? Our use of the earth’s mineral resources

14:50 Refreshments

15:20 Jonathan Leake – Sustainable living to love our neighbours and care for creation

16:10 General discussion

16:40 Close

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